Brazil Fruit Trees. Names of Fruit Trees in Portuguese. Example: A árvore da jaca é a jaqueira.

Guys, let’s get to know the names of Brazil fruit trees in Portuguese and how to pronounce them.

Brazil Fruit Trees

Laranjeiraorange tree Macieiraapple tree
Cajueirocashew tree Mangueiramango tree
Pereirapear tree Pessegueiropeach tree
Bananeirabanana tree Goiabeiraguava tree
Ameixeiraplum tree Coqueirococonut tree
Mamoeiropapaya tree Abacateiroavocado tree
Parreiragrapevine Figueirafig tree
Limoeirolemon tree Jabuticabeirajabuticaba tree

In Portuguese we also say that a tree (gives) a fruit and we can call the tree a (foot). Let’s see some examples of trees and Brazilian fruits:

Trees and Fruits in Portuguese

A árvore da laranja é a laranjeira.
The tree of orange is the orange tree.

macieira é a árvore que dá a maçã.
An apple tree is a tree that bears apples.

O pé do caju é o cajueiro.
The tree of cashew is the cashew tree.

A árvore da manga é a mangueira.
The tree of mango is the mango tree.

pereira é árvore que dá a pera.
A pear tree is a tree that bears pears.

O pé do pêssego é o pessegueiro.
The tree of peach is the peach tree.

A árvore da banana é a bananeira.
The tree of banana is the banana tree.

O pé da goiaba é a goiabeira.
The tree of guava is the guava tree.

A árvore que dá a ameixa é a ameixeira.
The tree that bears plums is the plum tree.

A árvore do coco é o coqueiro.
The tree of coconut is the coconut tree.

O pé do mamão é o mamoeiro.
The tree of papaya is the papaya tree.

A árvore que dá o abacate é o abacateiro.
The tree that bears avocado is the avocado tree.

A árvore que dá uva é a parreira.
The tree that bears grape is the grapevine.

O pé do figo é a figueira.
The tree of fig is the fig tree.

limoeiro é a árvore que dá o limão.
The lemon tree is the tree that bears  lemons.

A árvore da jabuticaba é a jabuticabeira.
The tree of jabuticaba is the jabuticaba tree.

So, we just saw the names of Brazil fruit trees in Portuguese and their fruits.

Did you know?

  1. There is a neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro named Laranjeiras. It was named after a region in Portugal of the same name.
  2. Pereira is a common Brazilian last name.
  3. The expression Plantar bananeira means to do a handstand.
  4. Parreira is also the last name of the Brazilian football manager who led Brazil in the 1994 World Cup.
  5. Jabuticaba became famous for only existing in Brazil, but it can actually be found in Paraguay and Uruguay.

Do you know of more Brazilian trees that bear fruits? What are your favorite Brazilian fruits?
In your home country, is it possible to find these trees?

We’ll see you soon friends!
Kisses from Rio de Janeiro!

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