Meaning of Lacatan in English:

Lacatan

Pronunciation /lakəˈtan/

noun

(also Lakatan)
  • A cultivated variety of banana originating in the Philippines (now usually in form Lakatan); (also) a more widely cultivated variety of banana which is a clone of the Cavendish banana; a plant or fruit of either of these varieties.

Origin

Late 19th century. From Tagalog lakatan, †lacatan, of uncertain origin; probably a borrowing from another Philippine language: perhaps compare Cebuano lakat to walk, to depart, to spread.