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gibanica

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Serbo-Croatian gìbanica/гѝбаница, from gíbati/ги́бати (to sway, rock, swing; fold), originally meaning "folded pie".

NounEdit

gibanica (plural gibanicas)

  1. A traditional dish from the Balkans made from filo pastry and white cheese.
    • 2006, Thomas Pynchon, Against the Day, Vintage 2007, p. 976:
      They sat eating gibanica and sardines and drinking some herbal grappa called kadulja.

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From gib, gibati, originally meaning "folded pie".

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡǐbanit͡sa/
  • Hyphenation: gi‧ba‧ni‧ca

NounEdit

gìbanica f (Cyrillic spelling гѝбаница)

  1. gibanica

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • gibanica” in Hrvatski jezični portal