feijoa

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the former genus name, which was named after Portuguese botanist João da Silva Feijó by the German botanist Otto Karl Berg.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /feɪˈʒoʊ.ə/, /feɪˈdʒoʊ.ə/, /feɪˈhoʊ.ə/

Noun[edit]

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feijoa (plural feijoas)

  1. A South American evergreen shrub, Acca sellowiana (syn. Feijoa sellowiana).
  2. The green, ellipsoid fruit of this shrub, having a tart and sweet taste.

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

feijoa

  1. feijoa, pineapple guava (plant and fruit)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of feijoa (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative feijoa feijoat
genitive feijoan feijoien
partitive feijoaa feijoia
illative feijoaan feijoiin
singular plural
nominative feijoa feijoat
accusative nom. feijoa feijoat
gen. feijoan
genitive feijoan feijoien
feijoainrare
partitive feijoaa feijoia
inessive feijoassa feijoissa
elative feijoasta feijoista
illative feijoaan feijoiin
adessive feijoalla feijoilla
ablative feijoalta feijoilta
allative feijoalle feijoille
essive feijoana feijoina
translative feijoaksi feijoiksi
instructive feijoin
abessive feijoatta feijoitta
comitative feijoineen

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

feijoa f (plural feijoas)

  1. feijoa (shrub)

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

feijoa f (plural feijoas)

  1. feijoa