schnecken

schnecken

[shnek-uhn]
plural noun, singular schnecke [shnek-uh] .
sweet, spiral, snail-shaped rolls made from raised dough with chopped nuts, butter, and cinnamon.

Origin:
< German: literally, snail, Old High German snecko. See snail

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schnecken (ˈʃnɛkən)
 
pl n , sing schnecke
chiefly (US) a sweet spiral-shaped bread roll flavoured with cinnamon and nuts
 
[German, plural of Schneckesnail]

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