Fruits in Tagalog

Prepare 12 different kinds of fruits for New Year’s Eve to usher in a prosperous 2017. The rounder the fruits, the better! Top pick: ubas (grapes)

The Tagalog word for ‘fruit’ is prutas, from the Spanish plural frutas.

 

suha
pomelo

chico
sapodilla

guyabano
soursop

star apple

sampalok
tamarind

rambutan
Nephelium lappaceum

mansanas
apple

saging
banana

 

ubas
grapes

mangga
mango

bayabas
guava

langka
jackfruit

papaya
papaya

pinya
pineapple

pakwan
watermelon

singkamas
jicama