serrano

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish serrano (mountainous), because it originated in the sierras (mountains) of the Mexican states of Puebla and Hidalgo.

Noun[edit]

serrano (plural serranos)

  1. A chili pepper, a cultivar of Capsicum annuum which originated in the mountainous regions of the Mexican states of Puebla and Hidalgo and is used in cooking.

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

serrano

  1. third-person plural present indicative of serrare

Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

serrano m (feminine serrana, masculine plural serranos, feminine plural serranas)

  1. mountain, mountainous

Noun[edit]

serrano m (plural serranos)

  1. sea bass
  2. (mollusc) Iberus gualterianus
  3. serrano (serrano chili)

Noun[edit]

serrano m (plural serranos, feminine serrana)

  1. mountaineer