citron

See also: citrón

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EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from French citron ‎(lemon, lime).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

citron ‎(plural citrons)

  1. A greenish yellow colour.
    citron colour:    
  2. A small citrus tree, Citrus medica.
  3. The fruit of a citron tree.
  4. The candied rind of the citron fruit.

TranslationsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

citron ‎(comparative more citron, superlative most citron)

  1. Of a greenish yellow colour.

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CzechEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from French citron ‎(lemon, lime).

NounEdit

citron m

  1. lemon

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from French citron ‎(lemon, lime).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sitroːn/, [siˈtˢʁ̥oːˀn]

NounEdit

citron c (singular definite citronen, plural indefinite citroner)

  1. lemon (yellowish citrus fruit; taste or flavor of lemons)

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EsperantoEdit

NounEdit

citron

  1. accusative singular of citro

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin citrus ‎(citron tree, thuja), probably connected with Ancient Greek κέδρος ‎(kédros, cedar, juniper)[1].

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

citron m ‎(plural citrons)

  1. lemon
  2. lime (citrus)
  3. (colloquial) noggin (head)
  4. (Quebec, informal) lemon (defective item)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Alain Rey, ed., Dictionnaire historique de la langue française, 4th edn. (Paris: Le Robert, 2010), 2197-8.

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SwedishEdit

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

citron c

  1. a lemon

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of citron 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative citron citronen citroner citronerna
Genitive citrons citronens citroners citronernas

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