Definition of chilli:
chile, allspice, cayenne pepper, black pepper, borage, aniseed, long pepper, chilly, caraway, chili con carne, chili, basil, bouquet garni, jalapeno, bay leaf, cardamom, chilli pepper, cayenne, chili pepper.
- "Cole's Funny Picture Book No. 1", Edward William Cole.
Bandelier, in his report of his tour in Mexico, tells us that " his host at Cochiti, New Mexico, could not sell an ear of corn or a string of chilli without the consent of his fourteen- year- old daughter Ignacia, who kept house for her widowed father."- "The Truth About Woman", C. Gasquoine Hartley.