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Etymology

Old French melon, from Mediaeval Latin melonem, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] melopeponem (type of pumpkin), from Ancient Greek μηλοπέπων (mēlopepōn), from μῆλον (mēlon), apple) + πέπων (pepōn), ripe).

Noun

Singular
melon

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s

melon (s)
  1. Any of various fruits of the family Cucurbitaceae grown for food, generally not including the cucumber.
  2. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A light pinkish orange colour, like that of some melon flesh.
    melon colour:   
  3. (in plural, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Breasts.
  4. (slang) The head.

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Adjective

melon

  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) of a light pinkish orange colour, like that of melon flesh.

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Finnish

Verb

melon

  1. First-person singular indicative present form of meloa.

Indonesian

Noun

melon

  1. melon

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