empanada

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

empanada (plural empanadas)

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

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Portuguese[edit]

Participle[edit]

empanada

  1. feminine singular of the past participle of empanar

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From empanar.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

empanada f (plural empanadas)

  1. empanada
  2. (colloquial) fraud

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Verb[edit]

empanada

  1. feminine singular of the past participle of empanar

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