Mon

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Mon

 (mōn)
n. pl. Mon or Mons
1. A member of a traditionally Buddhist people inhabiting eastern Myanmar (Burma) and adjacent parts of Thailand.
2. The Mon-Khmer language of the Mon.

mon

 (mŏn)
n. Scots
Man.

Mon

(məʊn)
npl Mon or Mons
1. (Peoples) a member of a people of Myanmar and Thailand related to the Khmer of Cambodia
2. (Languages) the language of this people, belonging to the Mon-Khmer family
Also called: Talaing

mon

(mɒn)

n.
Dial. man.

Mon

(moʊn)

n., pl. Mons, (esp. collectively) Mon.
1. a member of a people now living mainly in the N part of the Burmese panhandle, though historically occupying a broader area of the lower Irrawaddy and Salween rivers in lower Burma.
2. their Mon-Khmer language.

mon-

var. of mono- before a vowel: monestrous.

Mon.

1. Monday.
2. Monsignor.

mon.

1. monastery.
2. monetary.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mon - the second day of the weekMon - the second day of the week; the first working day
weekday - any day except Sunday (and sometimes except Saturday)
Whitmonday, Whitsun Monday - the day after Whitsunday; a legal holiday in England and Wales and Ireland
2.mon - a member of a Buddhist people living in Myanmar and adjacent parts of ThailandMon - a member of a Buddhist people living in Myanmar and adjacent parts of Thailand
Buddhist - one who follows the teachings of Buddha
3.Mon - the Mon-Khmer language spoken by the Mon
Mon-Khmer - a branch of the Austro-Asiatic languages
Translations

Mon

abbr of MondayMo