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MacedonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *kъduňa, from Latin cydōnia, from Ancient Greek Κυδωνία (Kudōnía, quince-tree).

NounEdit

дуња (dunjaf

  1. quince

InflectionEdit


Serbo-CroatianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From earlier гду̏ња, from Proto-Slavic *kъduňa, from Latin cydōnia, from Ancient Greek Κυδωνία (Kudōnía, quince-tree).

NounEdit

ду̏ња f (Latin spelling dȕnja)

  1. quince (tree and fruit)
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From earlier ду̏хња, from Proto-Slavic *duxъna.

NounEdit

ду̏ња f (Latin spelling dȕnja)

  1. (regional) bed cover filled with feathers, duvet, eiderdown
    • 1941, “Иструли ми дуња у фиоци”:
      Иструли ми дуња у фиоци,
      мој је драги у Дражиној војсци.
      My duvet will go to waste in the drawer, forthy my dear is in the Dražina army.
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