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See also -kun, kūn, kǔn, and kùn

Dutch

Verb

kun

  1. verb form of kunnen, meaning can
    Kun jij iets doen voor mij?

Synonyms

kan


Esperanto

Etymology

From Latin cum; Italian, Spanish con

Preposition

kun

  1. with

Finnish

(index ku)

Etymology

Originally the lative singular of kuka (who).

Conjunction

kun

  1. when.
  2. (somewhat rare) because.

Derived terms

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Ido

Preposition

kun

  1. with

Japanese

Noun

kun (hiragana くん)

  1. : Japanese reading of kanji used for native Japanese words.

Suffix

kun (hiragana くん)

  1. -: suffix for boys' names.

Mandarin

Pinyin syllable

kun

  1. A transliteration of any of a number of Chinese characters properly represented as having one of three tones, kūn, kǔn, or kùn.

Usage notes

English transcriptions of Chinese speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Chinese language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.


Norwegian

Adverb

kun

  1. only

Volapük

Noun

kun

  1. cow

Wik-Mungkan

Noun

kun

  1. excrement, faeces, shit

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