kulich

kulich

[koo-lich]
noun Russian Cookery.
a sweetened, dome-shaped yeast bread, rich in butter and eggs and also containing raisins and topped with a sugar icing: traditionally made at Easter and served with paskha.

Origin:
< Russian kulíchMedieval Greek ko(u)llī́kion, diminutive of Greek kóllīx circular or oval loaf of bread

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