Visit the forum if you have a language query!

mona

Definition from Dictionary, a free dictionary
Loving can cost a lot but not loving always costs more, and those who fear to love often find that want of love is an emptiness that robs the joy from life.
Merle Shan
Jump to: navigation, search
See also Mona

Italian

Short form of Madonna.


Old English

Etymology

From Germanic *mēnan-, from Indo-European *mēnōt-, a suffixed form of an ultimate root *me- ‘measure’. Cognate with Old Frisian mōna, Old Saxon māno (Dutch maan), Old High German māno (German Mond), Old Norse máni (Swedish måne), Gothic 𐌼𐌴𐌽𐌰. The IE root was also the source of Ancient Greek μήν ‘month’, Latin mensis, Old Irish , Old Slavic měsęc’ (Russian месяц ‘moon, month’).

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ˈmoːnɑ/

Noun

mōna m. (plural mōnan)

  1. moon

Descendants


Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ˈmona/

Adjective

mona f.

  1. Feminine form of mono.

Elsewhere on the web

En-En

En-It

En-Fr

En-El

En-Sp

En-Mul

En-De

OnelookIATEIATEIATEIATEProZDict.cc
WordnikIATELinguee
GoogleIATE