papaya

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English[edit]

Unripe papaya fruits

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish, originally from Arawak papáia

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

papaya ‎(plural papayas)

  1. A tropical American evergreen tree, Carica papaya, having large, yellow, edible fruit
  2. The fruit of this tree.

Synonyms[edit]

  • pawpaw (Australia), common term for papaya, but strictly speaking this refers to a different tree / fruit

Translations[edit]

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Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Galibi Carib.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

papaya f ‎(plural papayas)

  1. papaya (fruit)
  2. lechoza (fruit)
  3. (Cuba, slang) vagina
  4. (slang) easy

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Tagalog[edit]

Tagalog Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish

Noun[edit]

papaya

  1. papaya

Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

papaya

  1. accusative singular of papa