jalapeño

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English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
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immature jalapeño peppers

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed in the early 1930s from Mexican Spanish jalapeño.[1][2]

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Noun[edit]

jalapeño (plural jalapeños)

  1. A cultivar of hot chili pepper, Capsicum annuum.
    Synonyms: jalapeño pepper, jalap

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References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 jalapeño” in Dictionary.com Unabridged, Dictionary.com, LLC, 1995–present.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 jalapeño” in Merriam–Webster Online Dictionary.
  3. 3.0 3.1 jalapeño” in the Cambridge English Dictionary, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 jalapeño” in Lexico, Dictionary.com; Oxford University Press.
  5. 5.0 5.1 jalapeño” in the Collins English Dictionary
  6. ^ jalapeño” (US) / “jalapeño” (UK) in Macmillan English Dictionary.
  7. ^ jalapeño” in The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th edition, Boston, Mass.: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2016, →ISBN.

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish jalapeño.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

jalapeño n (indeclinable)

  1. jalapeño

Further reading[edit]

  • jalapeño in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • jalapeño in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Jalapa +‎ -eño.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

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

  1. of or pertaining to the city of Jalapa

Noun[edit]

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

  1. an inhabitant or resident of Jalapa
  2. jalapeño (pepper)
    Synonym: cuaresmeño

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