plural aebleskiver
: a muffin-shaped pastry made of yeast-leavened batter baked in a special pan

Word History


Danish æbleskive, literally, apple slice, from æble apple + skive slice; akin to Old Norse epli apple and to Old Norse skīfa slice

First Known Use

1902, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of aebleskive was in 1902

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“Aebleskive.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Dec. 2023.

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