Frijol meaning

frē-hō'lĕ, -lā
A bean cultivated and used for food.
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Any of various beans used for food, esp. any of certain kidney beans so used in Mexico and the SW U.S.
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Origin of frijol

  • Spanish variant of fréjol from Old Spanish frisol from Catalan fesol from Latin phaseolus diminutive of phasēlus a type of legume from Greek phasēlos
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition