Definition of aji in English:

aji

(also axi, agi, ají)

noun

  • A South American chilli pepper.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Thomas Nicholas (1532–1601), shipowner and translator. From Spanish ají, †axí, †agí from Taino así.

Pronunciation

aji

/əˈhiː/ /aˈhiː/