Definition of bialy in English:

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Pronunciation: /bēˈälē/

noun (plural bialys)

A flat bread roll topped with chopped onions.
Example sentences
  • I love bagels, but bialys are the real soul of that world.
  • When in New York who can resist the chewy bialys and bagels?
  • Polish Americans have, in addition to the sausage, also contributed staples to American cuisine, including the breakfast roll, bialys, the babka coffeecake, and potato pancakes.


Mid 20th century: from Białystok, where the bread originated.

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Syllabification: bi·a·ly

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