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Table 3 Pigeonpea generic names variation across sociolinguistic groups

From: On-farm management and participatory evaluation of pigeonpea (Cajanus cajan [L.] Millspaugh) diversity across the agro-ecological zones of the Republic of Benin

Sociolinguistic groupsDesignationsMeanings
AdjaEkloui, KlouiCommon name
Bariba, PeulhWotiriPod-producing erected tree
BialiTissi TounanReferring to cowpea
BooBlaciaReferring to cowpea
Fon, MahiHounkoun, Kloué, KlouékounReferring to cowpea
Holly, YorubaOtiniCommon name
IdaashaColoCommon name
Nago, DendiOtiliPod-producing tree
SombaItounReferring to cowpea