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  1. fon(Noun)

    A chieftain or king of a region of Cameroon.

  2. Fon(ProperNoun)

    A language of Benin and Togo, specifically, in the southern regions corresponding to the former kingdom of Dahomey. Also known as Fongbe or Fu0254ngbe, it is part of the Gbe family of West African languages.

  3. Origin: From fonnen, from fon, fonne.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fon(adj)

    a fool; an idiot

  2. Origin: [Of Scand. origin; cf. Icel. fni silly, fna to act silly, Sw. fne fool. Cf. Fond, a.]


  1. FON

    Fon is a company that operates a system of dual access wireless networks. Fon claims to have the largest Wi-Fi network in the world, with over seven million hotspots. Members, whom the company calls "Foneros", agree to share a part of their bandwidth as a Wi-Fi signal, so that they can connect to other members' hotspots. Consumers who choose not to share their internet connection can buy Wi-Fi access passes or credit from Fon. Fon members whose hotspots are used to access Wi-Fi by a paying customer can receive part of the revenue.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Fon

    fon, n. (Spens.) a fool, an idiot.—v.i. to be foolish, play the fool.—adv. Fon′ly, foolishly.

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Anagrams for FON »

  1. NOF, ofn, ONF.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of FON in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of FON in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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