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Definition of Bon noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

Bon

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//bɒn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//bɔːn//
 
(also O-Bon) [uncountable] Religious holidays and festivals
 
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a Japanese Buddhist festival that takes place in August, when people show respect to the dead synonym Festival of the Dead, Lantern Festival See related entries: Religious holidays and festivals Word Originfrom Japanese.