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Origin of guava
Examples from the Web for guava
It is more difficult to discover from what part of America the guava originally came.Origin of Cultivated Plants|Alphonse De Candolle
And of all the oranges that ever you saw, and the guava jelly, and the pine-apples!Little Grandfather|Sophie May
He immediately climbed up for the guava, and gave it to his hungry sister.Filipino Popular Tales|Dean S. Fansler
Frau Schmidt preferred the larger "purple" ground cherries, which, when preserved, greatly resembled "Guava" jelly in flavor.
I thought I had made a good find in the guava, but this is still better.The Wonder Island Boys: The Mysteries of the Caverns|Roger Thompson Finlay
Word Origin for guava
1550s, from Spanish guaya, variant of guayaba, from Arawakan (W. Indies) guayabo "guava tree" or Tupi guajava.