blintz

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blintz

 (blĭnts) also blin·tze (blĭn′tsə)
n.
A thin pancake, usually wrapped around a cheese filling, sautéed or baked, and topped with sour cream, fruit, or powdered sugar.

[Yiddish blintse, from Belarusian blintsy, pl. of blinets, diminutive of blin, pancake, from Old Russian mlinŭ, blinŭ; see melə- in Indo-European roots.]

blintz

(blɪnts) or

blintze

n
(Cookery) a thin pancake folded over a filling usually of apple, cream cheese, or meat
[C20: from Yiddish blintse, from Russian blinyets little pancakes; see blini]

blintz

, blintze - Blintz(e) is from Russian blinets, "little pancake."
See also related terms for pancake.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.blintz - (Judaism) thin pancake folded around a filling and fried or bakedblintz - (Judaism) thin pancake folded around a filling and fried or baked
Judaism - the monotheistic religion of the Jews having its spiritual and ethical principles embodied chiefly in the Torah and in the Talmud
battercake, flannel cake, flannel-cake, flapcake, flapjack, hot cake, hotcake, pancake, griddlecake - a flat cake of thin batter fried on both sides on a griddle
Translations

blintz(e)

n (US Cook) → dünner Pfannkuchen, Crêpe f