noun, plural ha·ba·ne·ros.

an extremely pungent small pepper, the fruit of a variety of Capsicum chinense, used in cookery.

Origin of habanero

From the Spanish word chile habanero chili from Havana
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noun plural -ros (-ros)

a native or inhabitant of Havana
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