barmbrack

noun
barm·brack | \ˈbärmˌbrak\
plural -s

Definition of barmbrack 

Irish

: a rich currant bun or cake

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History and Etymology for barmbrack

Irish Gaelic bairghean breac, literally, speckled cake, from bairghean cake, loaf (from Old Irish bairgen bread) + breac speckled, from Old Irish brecc; akin to Latin perca perch

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