What does -phone mean?

Definitions for -phone

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word -phone.


  1. -phone(Suffix)

    A type of sound e.g. allophone.

  2. -phone(Suffix)

    A device that makes a sound e.g. saxophone.

  3. Origin: From φωνή, related to fame.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of -phone in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of -phone in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jimmy Buffett:

    If the Phone Doesn't Ring, It's Me

  2. Lyndon B. Johnson:

    All that Hubert needs over there is a gal to answer the phone and a pencil with an eraser on it.

  3. Woody Allen:

    The government is unresponsive to the needs of the little man. Under 5'7, it is impossible to get your congressman on the phone.

  4. Pam Brown:

    A friendship can weather most things and thrive in thin soil but it needs a little mulch of letters and phone calls and small, silly presents every so often - just to save it from drying out completely.

  5. Piers Morgan:

    I've today been informed by CPS that no further action will be taken against me re Met Police phone hacking investigation, as I’ve said since the investigation began four years ago, I’ve never hacked a phone and nor have I ever told anybody to hack a phone.


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