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 20 different types of fruits in the French language. The French names for the fruits have been provided alongside their English translations to help English readers learn them.
|S.No.||Fruit Name in English||Fruit Name in French|
Pomme à Sucre
Canne à Sucre
The name for mango in French is mangue.
The word for apple in French is pomme.
The word banana translates to banane in French.
The name of orange in French is orange.
The name for guava fruit in French is goyave.
The word for papaya in French is papaye.
The French translation of the word pear is poire.
The pomegranate is called grenade in French.
The French word for watermelon is pasteque.
10. Sweet Lemon
The French name for sweet lemon is citron doux.
The translation of the word grapes in French is les raisins.
The muskmelon's name in French is cantaloup.
The French translation of the word blackberry is mûre.
The name of longan in French is longan.
The French translation of the word peach is pêche.
The name for jujube fruit in French is jujube.
The word sapodilla translates to sapodille in French.
The sugar-apple is called pomme à sucre in French.
The name for plum fruit in French is prune.
The French name for sugarcane is cane à sucre.
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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