Etymology
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mango (n.)

1580s, "fruit of the mango-tree," which is extensively cultivated in India and other tropical countries, from Portuguese manga, from Malay (Austronesian) mangga and Tamil (Dravidian) mankay, from man "mango tree" + kay "fruit." Mango trees were brought from Timor to British gardens in Jamaica and St. Vincent 1793 by Capt. Bligh on his second voyage. Of the tree itself, by 1670s.

updated on September 02, 2020

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Definitions of mango from WordNet

mango (n.)
large evergreen tropical tree cultivated for its large oval fruit;
Synonyms: mango tree / Mangifera indica
mango (n.)
large oval tropical fruit having smooth skin, juicy aromatic pulp, and a large hairy seed;
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.