Definition of kreplach in English:

kreplach

Syllabification: krep·lach
Pronunciation: /ˈkrepläKH
 
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noun

  • (In Jewish cooking) triangular noodles filled with chopped meat or cheese and served with soup.
    More example sentences
    • Though I'd never had this soup before, it was reminiscent of Jewish kreplach or Chinese won-ton soup.
    • You'll want to know that the dinner comprises ‘challah, salad, chopped liver, chicken soup with noodles and kreplach, stuffed veal, brisket, Belgium carrots, and rugalach for dessert.’
    • And in your chicken soup do you prefer kreplach or matzoh balls?

Origin

from Yiddish kreplekh, plural of krepel, from German dialect Kräppel 'fritter'.

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