Thon

Thon may refer to:

People
  • Dickie Thon, Major League baseball player
  • Konstantin Thon, Russian architect
  • Olaf Thon, German footballer
  • Olav Thon, Norwegian businessman
  • Ozjasz Thon, Polish rabbi
Places
  • Thon Buri, former capital of Thailand and a current district of Bangkok
Fiction and Mythology
  • Thon (mythology), a figure from Greek mythology
  • In the post-apocalyptic science-fiction novel A Canticle for Leibowitz, a "thon" is an academic rank similar to a "don" of today's oxonian and cantabrigian usage (also used elsewhere in academia).
  • In the Star Wars expanded universe, the ancient Jedi Master Thon
Other
  • The Penn State IFC/Panhellenic Dance Marathon
  • "Thon", proposed third-person singular gender-neutral pronoun
  • Thon rammana, a pair of Thai and Cambodian drums.
  • -thon, a generic suffix, usually used for fundraising events like walk-a-thons or telethons, usually implying a long duration. Derived from marathon.

Other articles related to "thon":

Shadowrun (Sega Genesis Video Game) - Characters - Antagonists
... Thon is a free spirit – an elemental whose summoner was killed – from ancient times, who can only retain his form in reality by seeking magical artifacts ... Thon is alive, but barely so, as he is running out of artifacts ... With his followers, Thon plans to desecrate the elven hero Ellisia's tomb to use Ellisia's body and artifacts to become a physical entity ...
Lisa Thon
... Lisa Thon is a fashion designer born in San Juan, Puerto Rico ... After graduating from high school, Thon began her studying fashion at the Altos de Chavón in Dominican Republic and completed her Bachelors Degree at Parsons School of Design in New York City ... In 1996, Thon established her brand recognition, and opened her store and Fashion Design School in San Juan, Puerto Rico ...
Cortland Sport Management Club - Walk A Thon
2008 was the first year of the Cortland Sport Management Club Walk A Thon ... The Walk A Thon was a success raiding over $2,000 for the Jimmy V Foundation for Cancer Research ... For more information on the 2009 Walk A Thon see club website ...
Arok Thon Arok - Death
... Commander Arok Thon Arok left Khartoum with the first Vice-president of Sudan, Major General Zubair Mohamed Salih, to the little town called Nasir near Malakal ... Commander Arok Thon Arok ... Commander Arok Thon Arok Continues to be one of the Southern Sudanese politicians in the history of Sudan's politics ...
Thon-rammana
... The thon and rammana (Thai โทนรำมะนา, Khmer ធនរំមនា) are hand drums played as a pair in Central Thai classical music and Cambodian classical music ... It consists of two drums the thon (โทน), a goblet drum with a ceramic or wooden body) and the rammana (รำมะนา), a small frame drum ... The thon gives a low pitch and the rammana gives a high pitch ...