- used mostly in making rujak
- otaheite apple
- Spondias purpurea (Anacardiaceae)
- jew plum
- large common tree that produces an ellipsoidal fruit about 7 - 9 cm. long that is hard and crisp inside
Titiang taru kedondong. Don, muah akah dumalada. Engket miwah woh panes. Yan sungkan berung, ambil babakan tititang utig lan kunyit, warangan, sesnya banyun beras barak. Uus mases raris tampel.[example 1]
I am the Ambarella or Jew Plum (Spondias dulcis). My leaves and my roots are neutral. My sap and my fruits are hot. If someone has an infected wound, take my bark and grind it finely together with turmeric. Then make a compress with liquid from soaked brown rice and place the compress on the wound.
Ne madan taru kedongdong, Buah kedongdong jaen pesan
This is otaheite apple tree, otaheite apple fruit is very delicious
Niki wenten bahan sane keanggen ngubadin berung. Niki santukan parutan taru kedongdong nyane, wenten beras barak, lan kunir. Amenike ulig taru kedongdonge miwah kunir lan campur antuk yeh beras barak punika. Sesampune campur punika, obat tradisional niki sampun dados keanggen ngubadin berung nyane.
Here are some of the materials used to overcome the ulcer wounds are as follows. This is a grater from Kedongdong tree, then water immersion of brown rice, and also turmeric. Then puree the stems of Kedongdong and turmeric and then mix it with a water of brown rice. Once mashed and mixed with brown rice water, then the traditional herb is ready to be attached to the wound.
- Lontar Taru Pramana Usada III d 1854/12; disimpan dlm Gedong Kirtya, Singaraja, berdasarkan penelitian ilmiah Taru Pramana: Suatu Analisis Filologis dari Drs. I Wayan Sukersa, M.Hum