kolacky

[ kuh-lah-chee, -lahch-kee ]
/ kəˈlɑ tʃi, -ˈlɑtʃ ki /

noun, plural ko·lac·ky.

a sweet bun filled with jam or pulped fruit.

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Also ko·lach [koh-lahch] /ˈkoʊ lɑtʃ/, ko·la·che [koh-lah-chee] /koʊˈlɑ tʃi/.

Origin of kolacky

1915–20; < Czech koláče, plural of koláč (derivative of kolo wheel, circle; cf. kolo) or koláčky, plural of koláček, diminutive of koláč
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