noun, plural pi·ñons, Spanish pi·ño·nes [pee-nyaw-nes] /piˈnyɔ nɛs/.
Origin of piñon
Examples from the Web for pinon
The village and forest of Pinon were captured, and the hamlet of Pargny-Filain.
Ladue's was an old ranch on the river, around which the town of Pinon had for twenty years been slowly growing.The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop|Hamlin Garland
They gathered a capful of the pinon cones—the seeds of which Lucien knew how to prepare by parching and pounding.The Boy Hunters|Captain Mayne Reid
Ay, and you shall have a half peck of pinon nuts for your supper, I promise you.The Lone Ranche|Captain Mayne Reid
In the spring of one year two old men came up into the Canyon of Pinon Pines.Good Stories For Great Holidays|Frances Jenkins Olcott