Definition of Ogen in English:

Ogen

(also Ogen melon)

noun

  • A small melon with pale green flesh and an orange skin ribbed with green.

    • ‘The Ogen, named for the Israeli kibbutz where it was developed, has a yellow skin with green stripes rather than fissures, and green flesh.’
    • ‘In 1992 I managed a fair crop of Ogen melons in my well-placed cold greenhouse.’

Origin

1960s: from the name of a kibbutz in Israel.

Pronunciation:

Ogen

/ˈəʊɡɛn/