Serbo-CroatianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

NounEdit

dȕnja f (Cyrillic spelling ду̏ња)

  1. quince (tree and fruit)
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From earlier dȕhnja, from Proto-Slavic *duxъna.

NounEdit

dȕnja f (Cyrillic spelling ду̏ња)

  1. (regional) bed cover filled with feathers, duvet, eiderdown
    • 1941, “Istruli mi dunja u fioci”:
      Istruli mi dunja u fioci,
      moj je dragi u Dražinoj vojsci.
      My duvet will go to waste in the drawer, forthy my dear is in the Dražina army.
DeclensionEdit