bliny

[ blin-ee, blee-nee ]
/ ˈblɪn i, ˈbli ni /

plural noun, singular blin.


Nearby words

  1. blinkingly,
  2. blinks,
  3. blinky,
  4. blintz,
  5. blintze,
  6. blip,
  7. blipping,
  8. blipvert,
  9. bliss,
  10. bliss out

blini

or blin·is, blin·y

[ blin-ee, blee-nee ]
/ ˈblɪn i, ˈbli ni /

plural noun, singular blin. Russian Cookery.

pancakes made with yeast and either white or buckwheat flour and traditionally served during Shrovetide with caviar and sour cream.

Origin of blini

< Russian bliný, plural of blin blin

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British Dictionary definitions for bliny

blini

bliny or blinis (ˈblɪnɪz)

/ (ˈblɪnɪ) /

pl n

Russian pancakes made of buckwheat flour and yeast

Word Origin for blini

C19: from Russian: plural of blin, from Old Russian mlinǔ, related to Russian molot' to grind

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