membrillo

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin melimēlum (sweet apple), from Ancient Greek μελίμηλον (melímēlon), from μέλι (méli, honey) + μῆλον (mêlon, apple).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Castilian) IPA(key): /memˈbɾiʎo/, [mẽmˈbɾiʎo]
  • (Latin America) IPA(key): /memˈbɾiɟ͡ʝo/, [mẽmˈbɾiʝo]

Noun[edit]

membrillo m (plural membrillos)

  1. quince (fruit)
  2. quince (tree)

Synonyms[edit]