See also: Won, wón, woń, and wɔn

EnglishEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • enPR: wŭn, IPA(key): /wʌn/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ʌn
  • Homophone: one (some dialects only)

VerbEdit

won

  1. simple past tense and past participle of win
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old English wunian. Cognate with Dutch wonen, German wohnen.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

won (third-person singular simple present wons, present participle wonning, simple past and past participle wonned)

  1. (archaic or obsolete, regional) To live, remain.
  2. (archaic or obsolete, regional) To be accustomed to do something.

Etymology 3Edit

Borrowed from Korean (, won), from Sinitic (yuán, “circle” > “round coin”) referring to the piece of eight. Doublet of yuan and yen.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

won (plural won)

  1. The currency of Korea, worth 100 jun in North Korea and 100 jeon in South Korea.
    Synonyms: ,
TranslationsEdit

See alsoEdit

AnagramsEdit


ChuukeseEdit

PrepositionEdit

won

  1. on

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

won

  1. singular past indicative of winnen

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Korean (won) ().

NounEdit

won m (plural wons)

  1. won (unit of currency)

IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Korean (, won).

NounEdit

won

  1. The currency of Korea, worth 100 jun in North Korea and 100 jeon in South Korea.

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

won

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ウォン

Lower SorbianEdit

PronounEdit

won m sg

  1. Superseded spelling of wón.

Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

won (plural wones)

  1. Alternative form of wone (dwelling)

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

won (uncountable)

  1. Alternative form of wone (course)

Etymology 3Edit

AdjectiveEdit

won

  1. Alternative form of wone

Etymology 4Edit

AdverbEdit

won

  1. (Early Middle English) Alternative form of whon

Etymology 5Edit

NounEdit

won (uncountable)

  1. Alternative form of wane (deprivation)

Etymology 6Edit

AdjectiveEdit

won

  1. Alternative form of wane

Etymology 7Edit

AdjectiveEdit

won

  1. Alternative form of wan

Etymology 8Edit

NounEdit

won (plural wones)

  1. Alternative form of wone (custom)

Etymology 9Edit

NounEdit

won (uncountable)

  1. Alternative form of wane (woeful state)

Etymology 10Edit

VerbEdit

won (third-person singular simple present woneth, present participle wonende, first-/third-person singular past indicative and past participle woned)

  1. Alternative form of wonden

Etymology 11Edit

NumeralEdit

won

  1. (Late Middle English) Alternative form of on

Etymology 12Edit

AdverbEdit

won

  1. (southern West Midlands) Alternative form of whanne

ConjunctionEdit

won

  1. (southern West Midlands) Alternative form of whanne

Etymology 13Edit

VerbEdit

won

  1. Alternative form of wonen (to dwell)

Etymology 14Edit

VerbEdit

won

  1. Alternative form of wounden: past participle of winden

Etymology 15Edit

VerbEdit

won

  1. Alternative form of wanne: singular simple past of winnen
  2. Alternative form of wonnen: past participle of winnen

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

won m (definite singular wonen, indefinite plural wonar, definite plural wonane)

  1. (numismatics) won (unit of currency)

ReferencesEdit


PolishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Korean , from Chinese .

NounEdit

won m inan

  1. won (currency of Korea)
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Russian вон (von).

InterjectionEdit

won

  1. (colloquial, dismissal) out!, get out!
    Synonyms: precz, wynocha, sio

Further readingEdit

  • won in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • won in Polish dictionaries at PWN

SpanishEdit

NounEdit

won m (plural wones)

  1. won (unit of currency)