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kishke

or kishka

[kish-kuh] /ˈkɪʃ kə/
noun
1.
Also called stuffed derma. Jewish Cookery. a beef or fowl intestine stuffed with a mixture, as of flour, fat, onion, and seasonings, and roasted.
2.
kishkes, Slang. the innermost parts; guts.
Origin of kishke
1935-1940
1935-40; < Yiddish < Slavic; compare Polish kiszka sausage
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kishke

/ˈkɪʃkə/
noun
1.
a beef or fowl intestine or skin stuffed with flour, onion, etc, and boiled and roasted
Word Origin
Yiddish: gut, probably from Russian kishka
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kishkes

noun

The entrails; innards; guts: His kishkas were gripped by the iron hand of outrage and frustration

[1959+; fr Yiddish]

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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