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English[]

Pronunciation[]

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  • IPA: /ˈmɛlən/
  • Rhymes: -ɛlən

Etymology[]

Old French melon, from Medieval Latin melonem, from Latin melopeponem (type of pumpkin), from Ancient Greek μηλοπέπων (mēlopepōn), from μῆλον (mēlon), apple) + πέπων (pepōn), ripe).

Noun[]

Singular
Melon

Plural
s

Melon (s)

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

Translations[]

Adjective[]

melon

  1. Of a light pinkish orange colour, like that of melon flesh.

Translations[]

Derived terms[]

  • honeydew melon
  • melon-headed
  • melony
  • muskmelon
  • Ogen melon
  • Persian melon
  • rockmelon
  • watermelon
  • winter melon

See also[]

  • calabash
  • cantaloupe
  • casaba
  • crenshaw
  • melinite
  • spanspek
  • Appendix:Colours

Anagrams[]


Finnish[]

Verb[]

melon

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

Indonesian[]

Noun[]

melon

  1. melon

Polish[]

Pronunciation[]

Noun[]

Melon m.

  1. melon (fruit)

Declension[]

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