אוּנָא f. (contr. of אוּדְנָא, cmp. however אָוֶן) 1) ear, v. pl. —2) handle of a vessel. Git. 69ᵇ. Sabb. 108ᵃ top. —3) lobe of a lung. Ḥull. 59ᵇ; a. fr.—Pl. אוּנֵי. Ib. 38ᵃ אזוזי א׳ moving the ears (as a sign of life in the last stages). Yeb. 60ᵇ מפיקנא … מאוניך we shall get R. … out of thy ears, i.e. we shall make thee give up thy authority (a threat of excommunication). Gen. R. s. 45 אוניך דחמר thy ears are those of an ass.—Ḥull. 47ᵃ ה׳ אוני וכ׳ the lungs have five lobes; a. fr. [Later Rabb. literature uses אוּמָא, v. אוּם, for the large lump from which the lobes branch off.] V. אוּנִין.