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English

Etymology

From Old French cooin (modern coing), from late Latin (malum) cotoneum, a variant of malum Cydonium ‘Cydonian apple’, translating Greek μήλον κυδώνιον.

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
quince

Plural
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  1. The pear-shaped fruit of a small tree of the rose family, Cydonia oblonga.
  2. The deciduous tree bearing such fruit, native to Asia.

Translations


Asturian

Asturian cardinal numbers
 <  14 15 16   > 
    Cardinal : quince
    Ordinal : decimoquintu

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:ast:Template:lang:la derivations]] quīndecim.

Numeral

quince (indeclinable)

  1. (cardinal) fifteen

Derived terms


Galician

Galician cardinal numbers
 <  14 15 16   > 
    Cardinal : quince
    Ordinal : décimo quinto

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:gl:Template:lang:la derivations]] quīndecim.

Numeral

quince (indeclinable)

  1. (cardinal) fifteen

Spanish

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:es:Template:lang:la derivations]] quīndecim.

Pronunciation

Cardinal number

quince m

  1. fifteen.

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