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Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by peteafrik88(m): 1:53am On Nov 14, 2013
Icheku or Aban'cheleku...
Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by armyofone(m): 5:12am On Nov 14, 2013
Missy_B: Amugen! Arrogantly repping Edo here. grin cool
Arrogantly supporting you grin
Bodaiye missy B this is omoge by the way.
I love that fruit too same as samia, aya and
dinya. icall it dusty licky licky.

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Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by Gboliwe: 5:15am On Nov 14, 2013
Abba
Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by Nobody: 5:24am On Nov 14, 2013
Aawin in YORUBA.
Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by nwa4me(f): 5:53am On Nov 14, 2013
Unuegi grin
Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by alexola20(m): 5:57am On Nov 14, 2013
Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by LordPherule(m): 6:35am On Nov 14, 2013
Missy_B: If you remember this fruit, your childhood was fantastic. cheesy cheesy What do you call it?
For those who may not know, the English name for it is Velvet Tamarind.

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Awin-in in my yoruba
Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by ndigbo: 7:44am On Nov 14, 2013
nchichi in Owerri
Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by BIMDIMDAVE(m): 7:54am On Nov 14, 2013
Aghen -(Ogho dialet)
Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by Ashrifia(f): 9:23am On Nov 14, 2013
Yooyi
Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by binhozie(m): 11:26am On Nov 14, 2013
Gboliwe: Abba

I was beginning to get concerned, because I knew this fruit simply as ABBA and so had to check the whole thread cos people were calling names I didn't know
Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by Ezemust: 12:47pm On Nov 14, 2013
SugaryBelle: Abancheleku or ukogoro
dat ur signature na ebe ano.hard and wetin tinz on point

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Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by notinmege: 3:35pm On Nov 14, 2013
berryldilty: nchichi

Onye uzo ulo!
Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by andreaameh: 4:54pm On Nov 14, 2013
Unyi in Idoma hehehhehehe
Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by SOLARPOWER1: 5:03pm On Nov 14, 2013
yorettyna: 'licky licky' but more seriously, 'ichoku' in my language..
"CONFIRM": Representing those of us who grew with PIDGIN(broken english).
Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by momove4real25(f): 8:50pm On Nov 14, 2013
Awin
Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by berryldilty(f): 10:47pm On Nov 14, 2013
notinmege:

Onye uzo ulo!
am not from nkwerre o am from abia. but dats wat we called it as kids
Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by MShelina(f): 11:38pm On Nov 14, 2013
Mbachalameeku
Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by mayowaeh: 11:18am On Nov 15, 2013
IT IS ADALA
Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by Ifyjemila(f): 4:00pm On Nov 15, 2013
joeydozzy: Remember kwa?

We still eat icheleku over here
Where.
Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by nnekaregy(f): 7:40pm On Nov 26, 2013
Okpurukpuru
Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by Chadso(m): 11:37pm On Feb 11, 2015
Wow.. I didn't know that was the english name till now.. Thanks a lot for the knowledge.. We call it ichelekwu in igbo tho
Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by nksplash(f): 12:50pm On Feb 13, 2015
is it d name
Rukemi291:
Broken English.

Black Yan#sh
Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by Nobody: 11:28pm On Feb 13, 2015
nksplash:
is it d name

yup
Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by ladyvan88(f): 11:34am On Feb 14, 2015
Yooyi - I'm a proud Ghanaian
Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by Ayodeji2k14: 9:23am On Apr 02, 2016
Kupuru
Re: What Is Velvet Tamarind Called In Your Native Language? by homesteady(m): 4:40pm On Feb 18, 2017
4 years latter, still remembered this thread and I used the info to impress some people! grin

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