Sinhala Dictionary definitions for own

own 🔊 /owˈn/

own : නිජ

own : සියෝ

own : ස්වීය

own : නතු කරනවා

own : සිය

own : ඒත්තු ගන්නවා

own : අයිතිවෙනවා

own : අයිති වනවා

own : අයිතිව සිටිනවා

own : නතු වෙනවා

own : ස්වකීය

own : තම

own : ස්වයං

own definition

Transitive verb. To grant; to acknowledge; to admit to be true; to confess; to recognize in a particular character; as, we own that we have forfeited your love.


  1. Belonging to; belonging exclusively or especially to; peculiar; -- most frequently following a possessive pronoun, as my, our, thy, your, his, her, its, their, in order to emphasize or intensify the idea of property, peculiar interest, or exclusive ownership; as, my own father; my own composition; my own idea; at my own price.
  2. To hold as property; to have a legal or rightful title to; to be the proprietor or possessor of; to possess; as, to own a house.