Hal·​lou·​mi hə-ˈlü-mē How to pronounce Halloumi (audio)
used for a white, brine-cured Cypriot cheese made usually from a mixture of sheep's and goat's milk

Word History

First Known Use

1958, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Halloumi was in 1958

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“Halloumi.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Halloumi. Accessed 26 Feb. 2024.

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