Origin of chon
< Korean chŏn < Chinese; akin to Chinese qián; cf. sen1
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Examples from the Web for chon
Chon asked for and received a leave of absence, which was made public last week.Journal Reporter Resigns Over Affair
June 12, 2012
Chon when he was picked up by her, a poor boy on the highway, he trembled.The Mesmerist's Victim
Let us have Chon in, for I have missed something lately, and it may be her.
Chon understood that her sister was going too far, and she struck in.
It is Chon, who comes from traveling and begs to present her respects to your majesty.
Jeanne had not come, and Chon was glad to see her first of all.
- a North and South Korean monetary unit worth one hundredth of a won
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