noun, plural man·goes, man·gos.
Origin of mango
Examples from the Web for mango
It's a bright, drinkable IPA made with dry American hops giving the nose hints of mango and passion fruit.House of the Witch: The Renegade Craft Brewers of Panama|Jeff Campagna|November 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Bats that had once lived deep in the forest were now eking out a living on mango trees and near pig farms.
Several varieties of banana grow here, and mango season on the island is huge.A Magical Meal at Louie’s Backyard in the Conch Republic|Jane & Michael Stern|July 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Mango Launches Plus-Size Line: Spanish retailer Mango has announced its addition of a plus-size line, Violetta by Mango.Lululemon Founder Resigns; Victoria Beckham's Wedding Tiara Fails to Sell|The Fashion Beast Team|December 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
As far as question one goes, I had the answer—a vigorous, enthusiastic yes—long before meeting the mango hombre.A Culinary Tour to Answer the Age-Old Question: Why Is Mexican Food So Good?|Condé Nast Traveler|November 5, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The inhabitants now conducted me into the village, accompanied by Mango, and I was led before the chief.In the Wilds of Africa|W.H.G. Kingston
A moment later no sound broke the stillness save the thump of a mango, as it dropped lazily from its tree to the grass.Wounds in the rain|Stephen Crane
Houses embosomed among cocoanut palms and mango trees—canefields, banana and pineapple plantations line the railway on both sides.From Chart House to Bush Hut|Charles W. L. Bryde
Among the fruit trees are the mango and the papaw, the orange and the lemon.
The monkey was seated high up among the leafy branches of a mango tree playing upon his guitar.Fairy Tales from Brazil|Elsie Spicer Eells
British Dictionary definitions for mango
noun plural -goes or -gos
Word Origin for mango
Word Origin and History for mango
1580s, from Portuguese manga, from Malay mangga, from Tamil mankay, from man "mango tree" + kay "fruit." Mango trees were brought from Timor to British gardens in Jamaica and St. Vincent 1793 by Capt. Bligh on his second voyage.