MANSANITAS

from the plural Spanish word manzanitas

 

mansanitas
a local fruit that looks like very small apples



scientific names of fruits referred to as mansanitas:
Rhamnus jujuba  and Zizyphus mauritiana 


Filipinos jokingly refer to these fruits as "cherries."


The Tagalog word for 'apple' is mansanas and for 'cherry' is seresa.

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