What does sapote mean?

Here's a list of possible definitions for the term sapote:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. marmalade tree, mammee, sapote, Pouteria zapota, Calocarpum zapota(noun)

    tropical American tree having wood like mahogany and sweet edible egg-shaped fruit; in some classifications placed in the genus Calocarpum

  2. sapote, mammee, marmalade plum(noun)

    brown oval fruit flesh makes excellent sherbet


  1. sapote(Noun)

    The soft, edible fruit of various unrelated South American trees, including the sapodilla.


  1. Sapote

    Sapote (from Nahuatl tzapotl) is a term for a soft, edible fruit. The word is incorporated into the common names of several unrelated fruit-bearing plants native to southern Mexico, Central America and northern parts of South America. It is also known in Caribbean English as soapapple.


  1. sapote

    Sapote is a term used to refer to a variety of tropical fruiting trees, primarily in the family sapotaceae. The word 'sapote' comes from the Nahuatl word 'tzapotl' which can refer to different types of soft, sweet, edible fruits. The individual fruits also have more specific names such as mamey sapote, white sapote or black sapote, each with distinct flavors, colors and textures.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sapote in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sapote in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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