durian vs durion what difference

what is difference between durian and durion

English

Etymology

From Malay durian, ultimately from Proto-Austronesian *duʀi (thorn). Doublet of iwi, from Māori.

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈdʊə.ɹɪən/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈdʊə.ɹi.ən/, /ˈdʊə.ɹiˌɑn/

Noun

durian (plural durians)

  1. Any of several trees, genus Durio, of Southeast Asia.
  2. The spiky edible fruit of this tree, known for its strong taste and very strong, unpleasant odor.
    • 1692, Robert Boyle, General Heads for the Natural History of a Country Great or Small, London: John Taylor and S. Hedford, “Enquiries for Suratte, &c.,” p. 96,[1]
      Whether the Betele hath such a contrariety to the Durion, that a few Leaves of that, put to a whole Shopful of Durions, will make them all rot suddenly; and whether those that have surfeited on Durions, and thereby over-heated themselves, do, by laying a Leaf or two of Betele upon their Breasts or Stomachs, immediately cure the Inflammations, and Recover.
  3. A yellow colour, like that of durian flesh (also called durian yellow).

Descendants

Translations

Anagrams

  • uranid

Bikol Central

Etymology

From Proto-Austronesian *duʀi (thorn).

Noun

durian

  1. durian (fruit)

Brunei Malay

Etymology

From duri (thorn) +‎ -an, from Proto-Malayic *duri-an, from (Western) Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *duʀi-an.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /durian/
  • Hyphenation: du‧ri‧an

Noun

durian

  1. durian (fruit)

Catalan

Etymology

From English durian, from Malay durian, from Proto-Malayic *duri-an, from (Western) Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *duʀi-an.

Pronunciation

  • (Balearic, Central, Valencian) IPA(key): /du.ɾiˈan/

Noun

durian m (plural durians)

  1. durian

Cebuano

Noun

durian

  1. nonstandard spelling of duryan

Czech

Etymology

From English durian, from Malay durian, from Proto-Malayic *duri-an, from (Western) Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *duʀi-an.

Noun

durian m

  1. durian

Danish

Etymology

From English durian, from Malay durian, from Proto-Malayic *duri-an, from (Western) Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *duʀi-an.

Noun

durian n

  1. durian

French

Etymology

From English durian, from Malay durian, from Proto-Malayic *duri-an, from (Western) Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *duʀi-an.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /du.ʁjɑ̃/

Noun

durian m (plural durians)

  1. durian

Indonesian

Etymology

From Malay durian, from Proto-Malayic *duri-an, from (Western) Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *duʀi-an and duri +‎ -an.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [duriʲan]

Noun

durian (first-person possessive durianku, second-person possessive durianmu, third-person possessive duriannya)

  1. durian

Italian

Etymology

From English durian, from Malay durian, from Proto-Malayic *duri-an, from (Western) Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *duʀi-an.

Noun

durian m

  1. durian

Anagrams

  • Undari, diurna, indura, raduni

Kapampangan

Etymology

From Malay durian, from Proto-Malayic *duri-an, from (Western) Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *duʀi-an.

Noun

durian

  1. durian

Malay

Etymology

duri +‎ -an, from Proto-Malayic *duri-an, from (Western) Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *duʀi-an.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /durian/
  • Rhymes: -ian, -jan, -an

Noun

durian (Jawi spelling دورينor دوريان‎, plural duriandurian, informal 1st possessive durianku, impolite 2nd possessive durianmu, 3rd possessive duriannya)

  1. durian (fruit)

Descendants

  • Indonesian: durian
  • Burmese: ဒူးရင်းသီး (du:rang:si:)
  • Cebuano: duryan
  • Chinese: 榴槤 (liúlián)
  • Dutch: doerian
  • English: durian (see there for further descendants)
  • Kapampangan: durian
  • Lao: ທຸລຽນ (thu līan)
  • Swahili: duriani
  • Tamil: துரியான் (turiyāṉ)
  • Tagalog: durian, duryan
  • Thai: ทุเรียน (tú-riian)
  • Vietnamese: sầu riêng

Further reading

  • “durian” in Pusat Rujukan Persuratan Melayu | Malay Literary Reference Centre, Kuala Lumpur: Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka, 2017.

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

From English durian, from Malay durian, from Proto-Malayic *duri-an, from (Western) Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *duʀi-an.

Noun

durian m

  1. durian (fruit)

Polish

Etymology

From English durian, from Malay durian, from Proto-Malayic *duri-an, from (Western) Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *duʀi-an.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈdu.rʲjan/

Noun

durian m inan

  1. durian

Synonyms

  • zybuczkowiec

Swedish

Etymology

From English durian, from Malay durian, from Proto-Malayic *duri-an, from (Western) Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *duʀi-an.

Noun

durian c

  1. durian

Declension


Tagalog

Alternative forms

  • duryan

Etymology

From Malay durian, from Proto-Malayic *duri-an, from (Western) Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *duʀi-an.

Noun

durian

  1. durian

Turkish

Etymology

From English durian, from Malay durian, from Proto-Malayic *duri-an, from (Western) Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *duʀi-an.

Noun

durian

  1. durian


English

Noun

durion (plural durions)

  1. Alternative form of durian

Anagrams

  • Drouin, UNODIR, diuron

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