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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish empanada, past participle of empanar (to wrap in bread).

NounEdit

empanada (plural empanadas)

  1. Any of a variety of stuffed pastries found in Spanish and Latin American cuisine.

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GalicianEdit

 
Slices of Galician empanada, ready to be served
 
Empanada de millo ("maize pie")

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese enpãada, enpanada (13th century: Cantigas de Santa Maria), from *empãar (to put into bread). Perhaps under the influence of empanar (to conceal, literally to put into a cloth). Cognate with Portuguese empada.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

empanada f (plural empanadas)

  1. (cooking) pie; traditional stuffed pastry usually composed of two crusts of fine bread and a filling of sauté of vegetables and either meat or fish

Related termsEdit

VerbEdit

empanada f sg

  1. feminine singular past participle of empanar

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • empanada” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • enpanada” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • empanada” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • empanada” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • empanada” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

empanada

  1. feminine singular past participle of empanar

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From empanar (to bread).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /empaˈnada/, [ẽmpaˈnaða]

NounEdit

empanada f (plural empanadas)

  1. empanada
  2. (colloquial) fraud

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

empanada f sg

  1. Feminine singular of adjective empanado.

VerbEdit

empanada f sg

  1. Feminine singular past participle of empanar.

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