dona

4 ENTRIES FOUND:

do·na

noun \ˈdō-nə\

Definition of DONA

:  a Portuguese or Brazilian woman of rank —used as a title prefixed to the Christian name

Origin of DONA

Portuguese, from Latin domina lady — more at dame
First Known Use: circa 1897

Rhymes with DONA

do·ña

noun \ˈdō-nyə\

Definition of DOÑA

:  a Spanish woman of rank —used as a title prefixed to the Christian name

Origin of DOÑA

Spanish, from Latin domina
First Known Use: 1606

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: donable
Previous Word in the Dictionary: Don
All Words Near: dona

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up dona? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).