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Re: How Is 'Velvet Tamarind' Called In Your Language by headTO: 11:37pm On Mar 04, 2013
Ohionbhen. in Esan language of Edo state.

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Re: How Is 'Velvet Tamarind' Called In Your Language by Nobody: 12:09am On Mar 05, 2013
Eze Promoe:
Nnobi, Nnokwa and Alor!
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All three? Well then, Ifite, Ogidi, Umuoji.

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Re: How Is 'Velvet Tamarind' Called In Your Language by fifi007: 3:20am On Mar 05, 2013
We call it bakin ido (black eye) in jos

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Re: How Is 'Velvet Tamarind' Called In Your Language by XavierSmiley: 6:20am On Mar 05, 2013
shocked Velvet wetin Nor βε̲̣̣̣̥ licky licky βε̲̣̣̣̥ dis Na licky licky joor!!! grin grin grin
Re: How Is 'Velvet Tamarind' Called In Your Language by kinggenesis(m): 7:11am On Mar 05, 2013
It's called "Aigele" in Igala language.

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Re: How Is 'Velvet Tamarind' Called In Your Language by Mojibola(m): 8:59am On Mar 05, 2013
baba dudu
Re: How Is 'Velvet Tamarind' Called In Your Language by uju22(f): 9:34am On Mar 05, 2013
thanks so much OP, i take it everyday wen coming back from work, but for were, dnt even know the english name until now, thanks
Re: How Is 'Velvet Tamarind' Called In Your Language by segzyj(m): 10:39am On Mar 05, 2013
Layun Meme in Ondo Dialect
Re: How Is 'Velvet Tamarind' Called In Your Language by Nobody: 2:20pm On Mar 05, 2013
Afam4eva:
I'm learning of that that name for the first time.

Me too, just forming! grin
Re: How Is 'Velvet Tamarind' Called In Your Language by sabreena289(f): 2:56pm On Mar 05, 2013
we cal it tsami gaye or tsamiyan biri. in hausa
Re: How Is 'Velvet Tamarind' Called In Your Language by malipalina: 5:12pm On Mar 05, 2013
did is interesting !
Re: How Is 'Velvet Tamarind' Called In Your Language by slimyem: 11:17pm On Mar 05, 2013
Hummingbird: Layun meeme in ma dialect(ondo dialect)
Correct person!!!gringrin
Re: How Is 'Velvet Tamarind' Called In Your Language by Nobody: 1:25am On Mar 07, 2013
Abasioko (Uzuakoli).
Re: How Is 'Velvet Tamarind' Called In Your Language by Nobody: 8:45am On Sep 22, 2013
jaibang: my daughter asked me the name of this food item and i am still scratching my head.....
can someone please help?
the Yorubas called it "Awin"
Re: How Is 'Velvet Tamarind' Called In Your Language by Nobody: 8:48am On Sep 22, 2013
azora: the Yorubas(Ibadan) called it "Awin"
Re: How Is 'Velvet Tamarind' Called In Your Language by baby124: 12:56am On Sep 23, 2013
Gosh I love licky licky. It is getting scarce these days. What a lovely and health treat for kids. Didn't even know it was tamarind smiley
Re: How Is 'Velvet Tamarind' Called In Your Language by luckydion(m): 7:28am On Mar 20, 2015
THE NAME IN ISHAN PART OF EDO STATE IS "ihionmen"


but the English and the botanical name is:


VELVET TAMARIND (Dialium guineese, wild)

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