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The first mango trees, Mangifera indica, grown in Egypt came from India. Mangoes are now grown in the Nile delta north of Cairo and east towards Ismailia.

 

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Arabic Audio Recordings

learn how to pronounce these Egyptian words

Fonss

 

Zibdayya

 

Ty-moor

 

Hindi

 

A-wase

 

a few of the different types of mangoes available in Egypt

Daily News EGYPT: Enjoy an Aromatic Summer with the ‘King of Fruits’

“a quick guide to buying and eating everyone’s favorite fruit: mango”

National (U.S.) Mango Board

information about the history, varieties, and nutrition, of mangoes; also recipes, games, puzzles, and more

Remembering the Mango Nuggets

a feature article about Ma’adi and mangoes

Fresh for Kids (AU): Mango

brief information about the fruit, nutrition, growing, and eating

Fresh Plaza

information about the mango industry in Egypt

Mangoes

The Mango Charm - A Folktale from India

a short tale about mangoes, magic, and greed