How do YOU pronounce Jalapeno?

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  1. MR NHB Brown Belt

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    I've always pronounced it like "Hal-ah-pen-yo."

    Much to my agitation, my newly-minted wife pronounces the word "Halla-peen-oh."

    Then I've heard it pronounced "Hal-uh-pen-oh" and "hal-ah-peen-yo."

    Is it regional? How do you say the word?
     
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  2. Doughbelly αlpha-nerdette, action scientist

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    Ja la pee no.

    English, do you speak it?
     
  3. Snakesolidsnake Purple Belt

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    It's Hal-ah-pen-yo. Anything with the tilde over the n (
     
  4. Zeroinnes White Belt

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    The funniest way I've ever heard was "Jah-law-pin-oh"



    I pronounce it like this. You can't forget the
     
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    Ah-la-pain-yo
     
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  8. heavyarms21 Ryozanpaku Belt

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    Ja la peno
     
  9. Fawlty Guest

    Holla pain yo
     
  10. Rob Battisti HR for HR

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    Hai - le - pen - ho
     
  11. weed ベルセルク

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    how do you pronounce

    PENELOPE


    correct:

    penal - ope
     
  12. Ring Shark98 Black Belt

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    I purposely pronounce it wrong: gel-app-in-oh.
     
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    Halla-mi-peeno












    por favor
     
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  14. MR NHB Brown Belt

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    Like cantaloupe withought the "t."
     
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    hal-a-pain-yo
     
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    hal
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  17. JMart Brown Belt

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    ha-la-'PE
     
  18. osudude Red Belt

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    pep-er
     
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    all up in, yo
     
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    Came to post this.
     

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