black-eyed pea

20:42 Nov 1, 2013
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English to Spanish translations [PRO]
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English term or phrase: black-eyed pea
Sé que tiene muchos nombres en español, pero necesito saber cuál es el más usado en los Estados Unidos... Gracias.
Local time: 09:50

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5 +4frijol carita
Carlos Blanco, B.Sc. in Chemistry
5alubia carilla
tania damianoff

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frijol carita

That is the way I have seen it in the super

Carlos Blanco, B.Sc. in Chemistry
Local time: 06:50
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in EnglishEnglish

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agree  Cándida Artime: También en mi país se le llama así. En otras partes se le denomina judía de careta.
15 mins
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agree  DLyons: También caupí, carilla, judía de careta, chícharo salvaje, fríjol chino, fríjol cabecita negra, frijol Castilla o poroto tape // I've been around Wikipedia :-) But your answer does seem to be best suited to the USA.
58 mins
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agree  Pablo Julián Davis: De acuerdo (sugiero 'frijoles de carita', frecuencia más de 10 veces mayor que la de 'frijol carita')
5 hrs

agree  Anne Patricia: En España, muchachos con chalecos (Extremadura) ¿a que es bonito el nombre?.
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alubia carilla

black-eyed pea n (edible pulse or legume) alubia carilla nf
In the southern US it is customary to eat black-eyed peas on New Year's Day for good luck.

ALUBIA CARILLA. Alubia de tamaño pequeño, de forma elíptica, su principal característica es una mancha negra en el embrión de la semilla. Sabor y cocción característicos, muy apreciada en la zona de Extemadura.

tania damianoff
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