- large, flat, rectangular strips of pasta.
- a baked dish consisting of layers of this pasta, cheese, tomato sauce, and usually meat.
Origin of lasagna
Examples from the Web for lasagne
Contemporary Examples of lasagne
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Historical Examples of lasagne
- a form of pasta consisting of wide flat sheets
- any of several dishes made from layers of lasagne and meat, cheese, etc
Word Origin for lasagne
Word Origin and History for lasagne
"pasta cut in long, wide strips; a dish made from this," 1760 (as an Italian word in English), from Italian (plural is lasagne), from Vulgar Latin *lasania, from Latin lasanum "a pot," from Greek lasanon "pot with feet, trivet."