jalapeño

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English[edit]

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immature jalapeño peppers

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish jalapeño

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌhæləˈpɛnjəʊ/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌhæləˈpiːnjoʊ/, /ˌhæləˈpeɪnjoʊ/
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  • (Southern US) IPA(key): /ˌhæləˈpɛnjoʊ/

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Noun[edit]

jalapeño (plural jalapeños)

  1. A cultivar of hot chili pepper, Capsicum annuum

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Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Jalapa +‎ -eño.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [xäläˈpe̞ɲo̞], [häläˈpe̞ɲo̞]
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Adjective[edit]

jalapeño m (feminine jalapeña, masculine plural jalapeños, feminine plural jalapeñas)

  1. Of or pertaining to the city of Jalapa.

Noun[edit]

jalapeño m (plural jalapeños)

  1. An inhabitant or resident of Jalapa.
  2. jalapeño (pepper)

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