pet-de-nonne

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French[edit]

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Pets-de-nonne

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pe.də.nɔn/, /pɛd.nɔn/

Etymology[edit]

Literally nun's fart.

Noun[edit]

pet-de-nonne m ‎(plural pets-de-nonne)

  1. A small choux pastry eaten during carnival season in France (especially Alsace) and Belgium.
    • Jacques Dissler, Balle jaune et ligne blanche, Lulu.com, page 10:
      Un vrai pet-de-nonne, à déguster bien chaud.
      A true pet-de-nonne, to be eaten very hot.

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