cotoneum

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek κυδώνιον (kudṓnion). Compare mālum cotōneum as variant of mālum cydonium, a translation of Greek μήλον κυδώνιον (mḗlon kudṓnion).

Noun[edit]

cotoneum n (genitive cotōneī); second declension

  1. a quince (fruit)

Usage notes[edit]

More often found in the plural than in the singular.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative cotōneum cotōnea
genitive cotōneī cotōneōrum
dative cotōneō cotōneīs
accusative cotōneum cotōnea
ablative cotōneō cotōneīs
vocative cotōneum cotōnea

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