köyhät ritarit

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

köyhät ‎(poor) + ritarit ‎(knights); a calque of Swedish fattiga riddare ‎(poor knights) or German Arme Ritter ‎(poor knights) - also in England a dessert of French toasts with jam has been called the poor knights of Windsor.

Noun[edit]

köyhät ritarit

  1. French toast, usually served as dessert with strawberry jam and whipped cream

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