What is the English name of calamansi?

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asked Jan 24 in Other-Food Drink by iontasser (300 points)
What is the English name of calamansi?

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answered Feb 1 by linda (22,450 points)
Lime is the English name of calamansi.

Other English common names of calamansi include, Philippine lime, calamonding, calamondin orange, calamandarin, golden lime, Panama orange (also used for kumquats), musk orange, bitter-sweets and acid orange.

So if you've eaten a Lime then really you've eaten Calamansi.

I've always just called them Limes as it's easier to spell it and easier to say the name Lime than it is to say or spell Calamansi.

But if you're looking for Calamansi in the USA most people would know them as Limes.

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