kumquat

See also: Kumquat

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kumquat fruits

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EtymologyEdit

From Cantonese 柑橘 (gam1 gwat1) or 金橘 (gam1 gwat1, literally golden tangerine). Related to loquat – same second character.

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NounEdit

kumquat (plural kumquats)

  1. A small, orange citrus-like fruit which is native to Asia (Citrus japonica, syn. Fortunella japonica).

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ItalianEdit

NounEdit

kumquat m (invariable)

  1. kumquat

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PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

kumquat m (plural kumquats)

  1. kumquat (small orange fruit)

SpanishEdit

NounEdit

kumquat m (plural kumquats)

  1. kumquat
    Synonyms: naranjo chino, naranjo enano, quinoto