noun are·pa \ə-ˈrā-pə\

Definition of AREPA

:  a usually grilled cornmeal cake served in Latin-American cuisine

Origin of AREPA

American Spanish, probably from Cumaná (Cariban language of the Venezuela coast) erepa corn, cornmeal cake, or from a cognate Cariban form
First Known Use: 1925


Next Word in the Dictionary: arerePrevious Word in the Dictionary: areosystyleAll Words Near: arepa
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears