blintze

[ blints, blint-suh ]
/ blɪnts, ˈblɪnt sə /

noun Jewish Cookery.

a thin pancake folded or rolled around a filling, as of cheese or fruit, and fried or baked.
Also blintz [blints] /blɪnts/.

Origin of blintze

1900–05; < Yiddish blintse; compare Byelorussian blints-, stem of blinéts, diminutive of blin pancake; see blin
Can be confusedblintze blitz
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