banana pepper

English translation: I guess so

12:40 Jun 22, 2009
English language (monolingual) [Non-PRO]
Cooking / Culinary
English term or phrase: banana pepper
Is this term used in British English? For a picture of banana pepper see http://www.goodearthliveherbs.com/sweet-banana-pepper-live-v...
Selcuk Akyuz
Turkey
Local time: 12:18
Selected answer:I guess so
Explanation:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Banana_pepper

It's in Wikipedia, and I assume this term is also used in British English, since there is no other name mentioned (i.e. it's called XX in US, yy in Australia, etc.).
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Yasutomo Kanazawa
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4 +4I guess so
Yasutomo Kanazawa


  

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4 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +4
I guess so


Explanation:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Banana_pepper

It's in Wikipedia, and I assume this term is also used in British English, since there is no other name mentioned (i.e. it's called XX in US, yy in Australia, etc.).

Yasutomo Kanazawa
Native speaker of: Native in JapaneseJapanese
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Thank you

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Sheila Wilson: see here also: http://www.ars-grin.gov/misc/mmpnd/Capsicum_annuum.html
1 hr
  -> Thank you Sheila, for the link.

agree  Shera Lyn Parpia
1 hr
  -> Thank you Shera

agree  Richard McDorman: I guess so too. After all, what else would they call them?
2 hrs
  -> Thanks Richard

agree  Marlene Blanshay: yes, it's the right term
3 hrs
  -> Thank you Marlene
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