kasoy

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Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ka‧soy

Noun[edit]

kasoy

  1. the cashew tree (Anacardium occidentale)
  2. the cashew apple; the fruit of this tree
  3. thecashew nut; the seed of this tree

Tagalog[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Mexican Spanish casui, from Portuguese acaju, from Old Tupi akaîu. Compare Bikol Central kasoy, Cebuano kasoy, and Hiligaynon kasoy.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ka‧soy
  • IPA(key): /kaˈsoj/, [kɐˈsoɪ̯]
  • Rhymes: -oj

Noun[edit]

kasóy (Baybayin spelling ᜃᜐᜓᜌ᜔)

  1. cashew (tree, fruit, and nut)
    Synonym: balubad

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References[edit]

  • Zorc, David Paul (1981) Core Etymological Dictionary of Filipino: Part 2, page 81