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AssameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From জালুক (zaluk, pepper) +‎ -ঈয়া (-ia, -ish, -y)

PronunciationEdit

IPA /zɔ.lɔ.kia/
Phonetic spelling জলকিআ (zolokia)
Transliteration zolokīya
IAST transliteration jalakīẏā
Colloquial romanisation jolokia, jolokiya, jalakiya, zolokiya

NounEdit

জলকীয়া (zolokia)

  1. chili pepper, chili (pepper), pepper (chili)
    Synonyms: মৰিচ (moris), ভূঁই-জালুক (bhũi-zaluk) (less common)

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