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1. Ackee


English Translation

Ackee


Definition

A fruit that is a national symbol of Jamaica and is used in the dish Ackee and Saltfish.


Example Sentences

Patois: Mi a go mek ackee an saltfish dis mawnin.
English: I’m going to make ackee and saltfish this morning.


Related Words

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posted by anonymous on June 17, 2024


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Other Definitions of "Ackee"

2. Ackee


Definition

Jamaica’s national fruit


Example Sentences

Patois: Ackee and saltfish nice!
English: Ackee and saltfish are delicious!


Related Words

Ackee , Aile , Bag juice , ilaloo ,



posted by anonymous on May 12, 2024


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Ackee - Jamaica's national fruit
3. Ackee (Noun)


Definition

Ackee is the national fruit of Jamaica and half of the national dish, ackee and codfish. It was introduced from West Africa in 1778 and is now found all over Jamaica. The tree bears large red to yellow fruits that burst open when ripe, revealing bright yellow arils that are eaten. Ackee is considered one of Jamaica's greatest delicacies.


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posted by anonymous on October 29, 2023


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Ackee - Jamaica's national fruit
4. Ackee (Noun)


Definition

Ackee is a beloved Jamaican fruit and an integral part of the national dish, "Ackee and Saltfish."


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posted by anonymous on July 31, 2023


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Ackee - Jamaica's national fruit
5. Ackee (Noun)


English Translation

Ackee


Definition

A tropical fruit that is the national fruit of Jamaica. It is typically cooked and eaten as part of a dish called "ackee and saltfish."


Example Sentences

Patois: Mi love fi nyam ackee and saltfish fi mi breakfast.
English: I love to eat ackee and saltfish for breakfast.


Related Words

Ackee , Aile , Bag juice , ilaloo ,



posted by anonymous on June 27, 2023


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Ackee - Jamaica's national fruit

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