knäckebröd

[ nek-uh-broo d, -bred, knek-; Swedish knek-uh-brœd ]
/ ˈnɛk əˌbrʊd, -ˌbrɛd, ˈknɛk-; Swedish ˈknɛk əˌbrœd /

noun

flat, thin, brittle unleavened rye bread.

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Origin of knäckebröd

< Swedish, equivalent to knäcke to break + bröd bread
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