Definition of mapepire zanana in English:

mapepire zanana

(also mapepire zannana)

noun

Caribbean, Trinidad
  • The bushmaster, Lachesis muta.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From mapepire + French Creole zanana pineapple (from the resemblance of the snake's raised scales to pineapple skin) from French des ananas some pineapples.