Definitions

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  • n. The cloudberry

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  • n. creeping raspberry of north temperate regions with yellow or orange berries

Etymologies

Supposedly from French "baie, qu'appelle" which roughly translates as "what's the name of that berry". (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The cloudberry is known as the bakeapple in Atlantic Canada.

    The Fruit Hunters

  • At L'Anse aux Meadows, we learned the origin of the name bakeapple: the French called these berries baie qu'appelle.

    Archive 2008-06-01

  • They chose a colour called bakeapple jam as the interior accent, setting off the red ochre picked to match the building's extra-large "fatboy" bricks, which were originally carried as ballast from England.

    The Globe and Mail - Home RSS feed

  • I got the chance to use my latest naturalist knowledge: identifying the cloudberry, which the locals called "bakeapple".

    Archive 2008-06-01

  • The Newfoundlander thought the Frenchmen was telling him the berries’ name, so it became known as the bakeapple.

    The Fruit Hunters

  • Blueberries (very close relative of huckleberry) and bakeapple berry (a.k.a. cloud berry).

    Favorite wild berry?

  • You have to go to the tundra areas for bakeapple berries.

    Favorite wild berry?

  • I told her everything over the tea and muffins and bakeapple jam that she saved for special occasions.

    Secret of the Night Ponies

  • She puts the kettle on and says she has fresh bakeapple tarts.

    Archive 2008-06-01

  • REPUBLIC OF NEWFOUNDLAND - Heavenly pound cake filled with partridgeberry and bakeapple preserves and frosted with green, white and pink buttercream, NL style!

    Archive 2007-09-01

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