Definitions for DONdɒn; Sp., It. dɔn
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a Spanish gentleman or nobleman
teacher at a university or college (especially at Cambridge or Oxford)
the head of an organized crime family
Celtic goddess; mother of Gwydion and Arianrhod; corresponds to Irish Danu
Don, Don River(noun)
a European river in southwestern Russia; flows into the Sea of Azov
a Spanish courtesy title or form of address for men that is prefixed to the forename
wear, put on, get into, don, assume(verb)
put clothing on one's body
"What should I wear today?"; "He put on his best suit for the wedding"; "The princess donned a long blue dress"; "The queen assumed the stately robes"; "He got into his jeans"
A diminutive of the male given name Donald or Gordon.
A river in European Russia, flowing 1200 mile to the Sea of Azov. Called Tanais in classical sources.
A river in Scotland, flowing 62 mile to the North Sea.
Origin: From dōnan, from dʰeh₁-. Cognate with Old Frisian dua (West Frisian dwaan), Old Saxon don, doan, duan, duon (Dutch doen), Old High German tuon (German tun); and, outside the Germanic languages, with Ancient Greek , Latin facio, Old Irish dorat (Irish déan), Old Church Slavonic .
sir; Mr; Signior; -- a title in Spain, formerly given to noblemen and gentlemen only, but now common to all classes
a grand personage, or one making pretension to consequence; especially, the head of a college, or one of the fellows at the English universities
to put on; to dress in; to invest one's self with
Origin: [Sp. don; akin to Pg. dom, It. donno; fr. L. dominus master. See Dame, and cf. Domine, Dominie, Domino, Dan, Dom.]
Don from Latin dominus, is an honorific title used in Iberia and Italy. The female equivalent is doña, Donna, and Dona, abbreviated "Dª" or simply "D."
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
a Russian river, the ancient Tanaïs; flows southward from its source in the province of Tula, and after a course of 1153 m. falls into the Sea of Azov; also the name of a river in Aberdeenshire, and another in Yorkshire.
Translations for DON
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- обличам, навличамBulgarian
- mafiapomo, don, sonnustautua, pukeutuaFinnish
- revêtir, enfiler, mettreFrench
- indossare, mettere, portare, donItalian
- aantrekken, maffiabaas, uitdossen, zichDutch
- mafiatopp, ta påNorwegian
- надевать, дон, надеть, паханRussian
- si nadeti, se oblečiSlovene
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