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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Andalusian Arabic, from Arabic لَيْمُون(laymūn), from Persian لیمو(līmū), لیمون(līmūn), from Sanskrit निम्बू (nimbū).

NounEdit

limón m (plural limóns)

  1. lemon

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Andalusian Arabic, from Arabic لَيْمُون(laymūn), from Persian لیمو(līmū), لیمون(līmūn), from Sanskrit निम्बू (nimbū).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /liˈmon/, [liˈmõn]
  • Hyphenation: li‧món
  • Rhymes: -on

NounEdit

limón m (plural limones)

  1. lemon (fruit)
  2. (Mexico, various dialects) lime (fruit)

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DescendantsEdit

  • Tetelcingo Nahuatl: alemu

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