babka

noun
bab·​ka | \ ˈbäbkə, ˈbab- \
plural -s

Definition of babka

: a glazed sweet bread made with dried fruit (such as raisins)

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First Known Use of babka

1846, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for babka

Polish, diminutive of baba baba

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“Babka.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/babka. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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