апельсин

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Chechen[edit]

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апельсин (apel’sin)

  1. orange (fruit)
  2. orange tree

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch appelsien, from French pomme de Sine (Chinese apple).

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Noun[edit]

апельси́н (apelʹsínm inan (genitive апельси́на, nominative plural апельси́ны, genitive plural апельси́нов or апельси́н*) (* Informal.)

  1. orange tree
    го́рький апельси́нgórʹkij apelʹsín(Citrus aurantium) marmalade orange
  2. orange (fruit)
    до́лька апельси́наdólʹka apelʹsínaorange segment
    (понима́ть) как свинья́ в апельси́нах (saying)(ponimátʹ) kak svinʹjá v apelʹsínax(to know as much about something) as a pig about pineapples (literally, “(to understand) like a pig in oranges”)

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