arepa

noun are·pa \ ə-ˈrā-pə \
Updated on: 12 May 2018

Definition of arepa

: a usually grilled cornmeal cake served in Latin American cuisine

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Origin and Etymology of arepa

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


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