Meaning of açai in English:

açai

Pronunciation /ˌasʌɪˈiː/

nounplural noun açai

  • 1mass noun The small edible blackish-purple berries of a South American palm tree.

  • 2The South American palm tree that produces açai.

    Genus Euterpe, especially E. oleracea

Origin

Mid 19th century from Portuguese açaí, from Tupi-Guarani asaí.