appelsína

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Danish appelsin, possibly derived from Dutch appelsien (lit. "Chinese apple", hence: "orange"), a calque of French pomme de Sine (apple from China).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

appelsína f (genitive singular appelsínu, nominative plural appelsínur)

  1. orange (fruit)

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

  • (orange): glóaldin

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

  • appelsín
Last modified on 9 September 2013, at 17:09