rambutan

See also: rambután

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Malay rambutan, English usage first attested 1707.

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rambutan (plural rambutans)

  1. A tree, Nephelium lappaceum, of Southeast Asia.
  2. The fruit of this tree.
    • 1956, Anthony Burgess, Time for a Tiger (The Malayan Trilogy), published 1972, page 115:
      Old women crouched over bags of Siamese rice, skeps of red and green peppers, purple egg-plants, bristly rambutans, pineapples, durians.

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Brunei MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

rambut +‎ -an (compare Malay rambutan)

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rambutan

  1. rambutan, fruit of the tropical tree Nephelium lappaceum

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CebuanoEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Malay rambutan.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ram‧bu‧tan
  • IPA(key): /ɾamˈbutan/, [ɾ̪ʌmˈbut̪ʌn̪]

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rambutan

  1. the rambutan tree (Nephelium lappaceum)
  2. the fruit of this tree

IndonesianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Malay rambutan or rambut +‎ -an.

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rambutan (first-person possessive rambutanku, second-person possessive rambutanmu, third-person possessive rambutannya)

  1. rambutan (fruit)

ItalianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Malay rambutan.

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rambutan m

  1. rambutan (Nephelium lappaceum)

MalayEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

rambut +‎ -an.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [räm.bo.tän], [räm.bu.tän]
  • Rhymes: -otan, -utan, -tan, -an
  • (file)

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rambutan (Jawi spelling رمبوتنor رامبوتن‎, plural rambutan-rambutan, informal 1st possessive rambutanku, 2nd possessive rambutanmu, 3rd possessive rambutannya)

  1. rambutan (fruit)

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Southern Catanduanes BicolanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Malay rambutan.

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rambután

  1. rambutan (fruit)

TagalogEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Malay rambutan.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ram‧bu‧tan
  • IPA(key): /ɾambuˈtan/, [ɾɐm.bʊˈtan]

NounEdit

rambután

  1. rambutan (tree and fruit)
    Synonym: (obsolete) alpay