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farfel

[ fahr-fuhl ]
/ ˈfɑr fəl /
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noun, plural far·fel.Jewish Cooking.

a solid foodstuff broken into small pieces: matzo farfel; noodle farfel.

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Origin of farfel

1890–95; <Yiddish farfl; compare Middle High German varveln noodles
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