What does naranjilla mean?

Definitions for naranjilla

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word naranjilla.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. naranjilla, Solanum quitoense(noun)

    small perennial shrub cultivated in uplands of South America for its edible bright orange fruits resembling tomatoes or oranges


  1. Naranjilla

    Solanum quitoense, known as naranjilla in Ecuador and Panama and as lulo in Colombia, is a subtropical perennial plant from northwestern South America. The specific name for this species of nightshade means "from Quito." The naranjilla plant is attractive, with large heart-shaped leaves up to 45 cm in length. The leaves and stems of the plant are covered in short purple hairs. Naranjilla are delicate plants and must be protected from strong winds and direct sunlight. They grow best in partial shade. The fruit has a citrus flavour, sometimes described as a combination of rhubarb and lime. The juice of the naranjilla is green and is often used as a drink.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of naranjilla in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of naranjilla in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Images & Illustrations of naranjilla

  1. naranjillanaranjillanaranjilla


Find a translation for the naranjilla definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these naranjilla definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"naranjilla." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 23 Feb. 2018. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/naranjilla>.

Are we missing a good definition for naranjilla? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for naranjilla:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.