pronunciation: IPA: /bəˈnænə/ bəˈnɑːnə /bəˈnɑːnə/ , SAMPA: /b@"n{n@/ /b@"nA:n@/        

Translations into Tok Pisin:

  • banana 
    (Noun  )
     
    fruit
     
    The fruit of the banana tree.
     
    fruit

Other meanings:

 
(mildly pejorative, slang) A person of Asian descent, especially a Chinese American, who has assimilated into Western culture or married a Caucasian (from the “yellow” outside and “white” inside). Compare coconut (“assimilated Hispanic or Black”).
 
pejorative: person of Asian descent
 
Flavoured with bananas.
 
flavoured with bananas
 
banana colour:
 
(uncountable) A yellow colour, like that of a banana's skin.
 
The tropical treelike plant which bears clusters of bananas. The plant, of the genus Musa, has large, elongated leaves and is related to the plantain.
 
plant
 
Of the colour of bananas.
 
colour
 
An elongated curved fruit, which grows in bunches, and has a sweet creamy flesh and a smooth yellow skin.
 
of the colour of bananas
 
The tropical treelike plant which bears clusters of bananas. The plant, of the genus Musa, has large, elongated leaves.

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Example sentences with "banana", translation memory

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en Cats don't eat bananas.
tpi Ol pusi i no kaikai banana.
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