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Sound Etymology 

Sound Etymology:

Origin

Middle English soun, from Anglo-Norman French soun (noun), suner (verb), from Latin sonus . The form with -d was established in the 16th cent.

Sonus is a Latin word, derived from the Greek “tonos”[1] that means “noise, sound” or “tone, character, style.” It is also the root word for sonic and sound.

Old Irish
Etymology

sona (“prosperous, fortunate, lucky”) +‎ -us

Noun
sonus m

good fortune, prosperity, happiness

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