also kishka noun Etymology: Yiddish kishke gut, sausage, of Slavic origin; akin to Polish kiszka gut, sausage Date: circa 1936 beef or fowl casing stuffed (as with meat, flour, and spices) and cooked

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  • kishke — [kish′kə] n. [E Yiddish, shortened < gefilte kishke, lit., stuffed intestine < Russ kishka or Pol kiszka, intestine] beef casing stuffed with matzo meal or bread crumbs, flour, onions, etc. and then steamed and roasted: also sp. kishka …   English World dictionary

  • kishke — noun /ˈkɪʃkə/ a) A dish made from stuffed intestine. 1969, Subsequently she was over the toilet all night throwing up. ‘My kishkas came out from that thing! Some practical joker!’ Philip Roth, Portnoys Complaint b) Intestines, guts. Syn: blood… …   Wiktionary

  • kishke — /kish keuh/, n. 1. Also called stuffed derma. Jewish Cookery. a beef or fowl intestine stuffed with a mixture, as of flour, fat, onion, and seasonings, and roasted. 2. kishkes, Slang. the innermost parts; guts. Also, kishka. [1935 40; < Yiddish < …   Universalium

  • kishke — [ kɪʃkə] noun 1》 a beef intestine stuffed with a savoury filling. 2》 (kishkes) US informal a person s guts. Origin Yiddish, from Polish kiszka or Ukrainian kishka …   English new terms dictionary

  • kishke — kish·ke …   English syllables

  • kishke — kish•ke or kish•ka [[t]ˈkɪʃ kə[/t]] n. pl. kes or kas 1) coo a dish of beef or fowl casing stuffed as with flour, fat, and onions, and roasted 2) cvb sts kishkes, Slang. the innermost parts; guts • Etymology: 1935–40; < Yiddish < Slavic; cf …   From formal English to slang

  • kishke — noun (Judaism) roasted fowl intestines with a seasoned filling of matzo meal and suet • Syn: ↑stuffed derma • Topics: ↑Judaism • Hypernyms: ↑dish …   Useful english dictionary

  • stuffed derma — kishke. * * * …   Universalium

  • Kishka — Kishke judío servido con gravy. Kishka o kishke (Polaco: kiszka; ruso: кишка, kishka; ukraniano: кишка, kyshka; Yiddish y hebreo: קישקע, kishke) es un plato que se elabora de los intestinos de las vacas y se presenta en forma de salchicha o… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Kishka (food) — Kishka or kishke (Belarusian: кішка, kishka ; Polish: kiszka or kaszanka ; Silesian: krupńok ; Russian: кишка, kishka ; Ukrainian: кишка, kyshka ; Yiddish and Hebrew: קישקע, kishke ), is a Slavic word meaning gut , or intestine , which lends its… …   Wikipedia

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