How Do You Pronounce 'Chayote'?
A Quick Overview Of Chayote
Chayote is a type of squash native to Central America and Mexico. The word derives from the Nahuatl language. Spanish pronunciation rules apply, so you pronounce every syllable including the final 'e' regardless of your own accent. There is a tendency to leave the final 'e' off which follows French pronunciation rules, not Spanish. It's not a French word!
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The plural of 'chayote' is 'chayotes' in Spanish and English.