tortiella

AsturianEdit

NounEdit

tortiella f (plural tortielles)

  1. omelette, pancake

Old SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From torta (round flatbread) +‎ -iella.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tortiella f (plural tortiellas)

  1. Diminutive of torta; a small and roundish flatbread.
    • c. 1250: Alfonso X, Lapidario, f. 4r.
      […] mas fallan la ſiempre en forma redonda ¬ llana fecha como tortiella ¬ ay dellas grádes & dellas pequénas.
      […] but they find it always roundish and flat in shape, like a tortiella, and they can be both big and small.

DescendantsEdit

  • Spanish: tortilla