Diminutive of Middle High German *krappe, Central German variant of krapfe, from Old High German krapho, *krappo (“hook; unciform pastry”). Compare southern German Krapfen, dialectal Kräppel.
- (Litvish, Poylish) IPA(key): [ˈkʁɛpəl]
קרעפּל • (krepl) n, plural קרעפּלעך (kreplekh)
- (usually plural) a kind of meat or dairy dumpling, kreplach