pilaf

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Turkish pilav, from Persian پلاو (pilāv) [1]

Noun[edit]

pilaf (plural pilafs)

  1. A dish made by browning grain in oil and then cooking it with a seasoned broth, to which meat and/or vegetables may be added.

Translations[edit]

References[edit]

  • Some have described it as desecration, but tribal chairman Charlie Vaughn dismisses his critics as people who are "eating tofu and pilaf and sitting in Phoenix with their plasma-screen TVs". - The world at a glance: Grand Canyon, Arizona, The Week, Issue 605, page 8.
  1. ^ "pilaf." Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary. 2008.

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

pilaf m (uncountable)

  1. pilaf (dish in which rice is cooked in a seasoned broth)

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Turkish pilav.

Noun[edit]

pilaf n (plural pilafuri)

  1. pilaf, pilaff, pilau

See also[edit]