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wone

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English

Etymology 1

Old English wunian.

Alternative forms

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /wəʊn/

Verb

Infinitive
to wone

Third person singular
won

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ed

to wone (third-person singular simple present won, present participle ed, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) To live, reside, stay.
    • 1885: Then we entered the city and found all who therein woned into black stones enstoned — Sir Richard Burton, The Book of the Thousand Nights and One Night, Night 17

Etymology 2

Southern variant of wane ‘dwelling’, probably from Old Norse ván.

Noun

Singular
wone

Plural
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wone ({{{1}}})
  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A house, home, habitation.
    • 1885: over the doorway were writ these couplets:-- I am the wone where Mirth shall ever smile; / The home of Joyance through my lasting while — Sir Richard Burton, The Book of the Thousand Nights and One Night, Night 18

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