From Old French cocombre (French concombre), from Latincucumis, whose ablative singular is cucumere. Probably of Pre-Italic origin.
Cucumber Sentence Examples
Of the melon and cucumber there are both bitter and sweet varieties.
On the mountains are the cucumber tree, laurel, white pine and hemlock.
I picked up one very like a small cucumber.
A common creeper is one bearing a small scarlet cucumber, and a species of watermelon called tsoma is also abundant.
The tendrils of a vetch and of a cucumber are analogous, and also homologous because they both belong to the category leaf; but they are only analogous to the tendrils of the vine and of the passion-flower, which belong to the category stem.