won

1
[wuhn]
Can be confusedone wan won

won

2
[wuhn, woo n, wohn]
verb (used without object), wonned, won·ning. Archaic.
  1. to dwell; abide; stay.

Origin of won

2
before 900; Middle English wonen, Old English wunian; cognate with German wohnen; see wont
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won

1
verb
  1. the past tense of win 1

won

2
noun plural won
  1. the standard monetary unit of North Korea, divided into 100 chon
  2. the standard monetary unit of South Korea, divided into 100 chon
Also called: hwan

Word Origin for won

Korean wån

won

3
verb wons, wonning or wonned
  1. (intr) archaic to live or dwell

Word Origin for won

Old English wunian to become accustomed to; related to win 1
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Word Origin and History for wonned

won

past tense and past participle of win, from Old English gewinnen, past participle of winnan.

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