pijnappel

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From pijn (pine) +‎ appel (apple). Although the word was formed very similarly to English pineapple, their meanings differ: the tropical fruit is instead known as ananas in Dutch.

Noun[edit]

pijnappel m (plural pijnappels, diminutive pijnappeltje n)

  1. pinecone
    Synonyms: dennenappel

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