appelsien

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Etymology[edit]

Compound of appel +‎ Sina (old form of China).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌɑpəlˈsin/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ap‧pel‧sien

Noun[edit]

appelsien f (plural appelsienen, diminutive appelsientje n)

  1. (Belgium, Limburg, archaic elsewhere) orange (fruit)
    Synonym: sinaasappel

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Descendants[edit]

  • Papiamentu: apelsina
  • Sranan Tongo: apresina