I live in India, and I speak Hindi, Punjabi and English very well. I like to learn other languages too.
French is one of the most prominent languages in the world. The people of France settled their colonies in many countries around the globe. They brought their language wherever they went, and that's why traces of the French language can be found anywhere in the world. It also enjoys the official language status in many countries.
Here we will discuss the names of different fruits in the French language. The French names for the fruits have been provided in the Roman script for the ease of understanding by English readers.
|Fruit Name in English||Fruit Name in French|
Pomme à Sucre
Canne à Sucre
Noix de Coco
The name for mango in French is mangue.
The apple is called pomme in French.
The French name for banana is banane.
The name for orange in French is orange.
The guava is called goyave in French.
The name for papaya in French is papaye.
The French name for pear is poire.
The pomegranate is called grenade in French.
The name for watermelon in French is pasteque.
The French name for sweet lemon is citron doux.
The name for grapes in French is les raisins.
The muskmelon is called cantaloup in French.
The name for blackberry in French is mûre.
The French name for longan is longan.
The peach is called pêche in French.
The name for jujube in French is jujube.
The French name for sapodilla is sapodille.
The sugar-apple is called pomme à sucre in French.
The name for plum in French is prune.
The French name for sugarcane is cane à sucre.
The mulberry is called mûrier in French.
The name for the kiwi fruit in French is kiwi fruit.
The name for date palm in French is palmier dattier.
The French name for the coconut is coco.
The sweet potato is called patate douce in French.
The name for tamarind in French is tamarin.
It's Quiz Time Now!
For each question, choose the best answer. The answer key is below.
- What would you call an apple in French language?
- What is the name for the plum in French?
- What is the name for the watermelon in French?
- The muskmelon is called ..................... in French.(fill in the blanks)
- ................. is the French name for the mango.(fill in the blanks)
- The French name for the Pomegranate is grenade.
- Not given
- The name for the mulberry in French language is murier.
- Not given
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