Sally Lunn

noun

Sal·​ly Lunn ˌsa-lē-ˈlən How to pronounce Sally Lunn (audio)
: a slightly sweetened yeast-leavened bread

Word History

Etymology

Sally Lunn, 18th century English baker

First Known Use

1780, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Sally Lunn was in 1780

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Cite this Entry

“Sally Lunn.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sally%20Lunn. Accessed 6 Feb. 2023.

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