drupa

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin drupa, from Ancient Greek δρύπεπα (drúpepa), accusative of δρύπεψ (drúpeps), from δρῦς (drûs, tree) + πέπτειν (péptein, to ripen).

Noun[edit]

drupa f (plural drupe)

  1. (botany) drupe

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ancient Greek δρῠ́ππᾱ (drúppā, olive), elliptic form of δρῠ́πεπᾰ (ἐλαίᾱ) (drúpepa (elaíā), ripe olive), from δρῠοπέτης (druopétēs), δρῠπεπής (drupepḗs), δρῡ́πεψ (drū́peps, ripened on a tree, ripe, literally ready to fall from the tree), from δρῦς (drûs, tree) + πίπτω (píptō, to fall).

Noun[edit]

drūpa f (genitive drūpae); first declension

  1. (botany) drupe

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative drūpa drūpae
genitive drūpae drūpārum
dative drūpae drūpīs
accusative drūpam drūpās
ablative drūpā drūpīs
vocative drūpa drūpae

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

drupa f (plural drupas)

  1. (botany) drupe; stone fruit (fruit with soft flesh and a hard pit)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin drupa, from Ancient Greek δρύπεπα (drúpepa), accusative of δρύπεψ (drúpeps), from δρῦς (drûs, tree) + πέπτειν (péptein, to ripen).

Noun[edit]

drupa f (plural drupas)

  1. (botany) drupe