Banana (disambiguation)

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Banana is the common name for flowering plants of the genus Musa and for the fruit they produce.

Banana or bananas may also refer to:

In nature[edit]

Places[edit]

People[edit]

  • Canaan Banana (1936–2003), Methodist minister and first president of Zimbabwe
  • Milton Banana (1935–1998), bossa nova jazz drummer
  • Banana Yoshimoto (born 1964), pen name of Mahoko Yoshimoto, a contemporary Japanese writer

Arts, entertainment, and media[edit]

Film[edit]

  • Bananas (film), a 1971 comedy film written by Mickey Rose and Woody Allen
  • Bananas!*, a 2009 Swedish documentary directed by Fredrik Gertten

Games[edit]

  • Banana (video game), a video game on the Nintendo Entertainment System released only in Japan

Music[edit]

Print[edit]

Television[edit]

Science and technology[edit]

Sports[edit]

  • Checkside punt (or banana kick), a kicking style used in Australian Rules and rugby league football

Other[edit]

  • NIMBY#BANANA, an acronym for Build Absolutely Nothing Anywhere Near Anything
  • Banana, descriptive term for one of the basic human female body shapes
  • Banana (slur), the English term for the Cantonese term jook-sing, pejorative or non-pejorative.

See also[edit]