sugarberry

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noun sug·ar·ber·ry \ˈshu̇-gər-ˌber-ē\

Definition of sugarberry

  1. :  any of several hackberries (especially Celtis laevigata and C. occidentalis) with sweet edible fruits

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First Known Use of sugarberry

circa 1818

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