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Beans in Spanish 🇪🇸

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beans frijoles
How to say “beans” in Spanish? “Frijoles”. Here you will learn how to pronounce “frijoles” correctly and in the comments below you will be able to get all sorts of advice on beans in Spanish like tips & tricks to remember it, questions, explanations and more.

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Normal speech: free-hoh-lehs
IPA: /fɾi’xoles/

8 months ago

Alternate meaning

In Mexico, frijoles most often refers to refried beans, a dish made by boiling pinto beans and then frying and mashing them.

6 months ago

frijoles info.

Tips to remember the word “frijoles”:
– Link “fri-” with “free” and imagine beans being given out for free as a way to remember ‘frijoles’.
– Connect “joles” to “holes,” and think of beans fitting perfectly into little holes in the ground, resembling a bean planting scene.

– “Frijoles” specifically refers to a common staple in Latin American and Spanish cuisines, typically including various types of beans like black, pinto, or red beans.

Other words that mean the same thing:
– “Habichuelas” is another Spanish word for beans, primarily used in the Caribbean.
– “Alubias” is used in some parts of Spain, particularly for white beans.

Alternate meanings/slang:
– In Mexico, “frijolero” or “frijolera” might be used colloquially or slang to refer to someone who eats a lot of beans, sometimes with classist overtones.

Examples of sentences that use “frijoles”:
– “Me encantan los frijoles negros con arroz.” (I love black beans with rice.)
– “Para la cena, vamos a hacer una sopa de frijoles.” (For dinner, we are going to make a bean soup.)
– “En el supermercado, compré una bolsa de frijoles para cocinar durante la semana.” (At the supermarket, I bought a bag of beans to cook during the week.)
– “Los frijoles charros son un plato típico en las fiestas mexicanas.” (Charro beans are a typical dish at Mexican parties.)

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