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Ambarella  #5: DWARF  ( Bengali = বিলিতি আমড়া ) | by 3Point141
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Ambarella #5: DWARF ( Bengali = বিলিতি আমড়া )

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THIS IS NOT SPONDIAS MOMBIN

 

In Bangladesh and in India, there is another similar looking fruit called Amra;

 

Bangla = দেশী আমড়া

Sc. Name = Spondias pinnata

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Ambarella (not to be confused with Mombin or Spondias purpurea) is variously called,

June Plum

Hog Plum

Golden Apple

Otaheite Apple

Jew Plum

Wi Apple

Tahitian Quince

Polynesian Plum

 

Bengali (India) = Biliti Amra

Brazil = Caja-manga

Vietnamese = Coq

Thai = Makok Farang

Jamaica = June Plum

Indonesia = Kedondong

Puerto Rico = Pomarosa

Malaysia = Buah Kedondong

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ALL MY AMBARELLA IMAGES;

www.flickr.com/photos/3point141/sets/72157625050808545/de...

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SPONDIAS PINNATA / SPONDIAS MANGIFERA / MANGIFERA PINNATA / AMRA

Assamese আমৰা Aamrata

Bengali আমড়া Aamada, আম্রাত Aamraata, আম্রাতক Aamraataka

English Hog plum, Indian Hog Plum, Wild mango

Gujarati અંબાડાં Ambaada

Hindi पशु हरितकी Pashu-haritaki, अमरा Amra, अम्बाड़ी Ambari, पीतन Pitan, अम्बाड़ा Ambara, मेटुला Metula, भृङ्गी फल Bhringi-phal

Kannada Poondi, Muthiga, Gooddamate, Marahunsie, Vrykshamla, Kadambatte, Kodalimavu, Ambatte Mara, Goddada Kayi, Amategayi Gida

Khasi Dieng-sohpier

Konkani आंबाडो Ambado, आंबाडे Ambade

Malayalam Kattambazham, Mampuli, അമ്പഴം Ampazham, Ambazham, Pithanam

Manipuri Eikhoi

Marathi अमडा Amada, खटांबा Khatamba, अंबाडा Ambada, ढोलआंबा Dholamba, रानआंबा Ranamba

Nepali अमारो Amaro

Oriya Ambaada

Others Indian Hog Plum, Wild Mango, Puli ilai, Tawitaw, Kaattu maamaram, Andaman Mombin, Marimaa, Mambulichi, Indian Mombin

Sanskrit मेटुला Metula, अम्रातकः Amraatakah, पीतनः Pitan, आम्रात Aamraata

Tamil Ambazham, கிஞ்சம் Kincam, புளிமா Pulima

Telugu అంబాళము Ambalamu, అడవిమామిడి Adavimamidi, అధ్వము Adhvamu

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Store-bought semi-ripe fruits, imported from the Caribbean island of St. Vincent. I split one vertically to show the unique, thorny seed (Dendritic).

 

Spondias cytherea or Spondias dulcis

Family Anacardiaceae

Oriental Store, Orlando, Florida, USA.

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Taken on May 27, 2007