Origin of eon
Examples from the Web for eon
Bush ran his last competitive race in 1998, an eon ago in political terms.
The cases of Tanchelm and Eon are no doubt cases of simple religious mania.Medival Heresy and the Inquisition|A. S. Turberville
After what seemed an eon of waiting, he ventured another look ahead.The Valley of the Giants|Peter B. Kyne
If one might only live an eon or two he might then well complain of the changing climate.Reading the Weather|Thomas Morris Longstreth