chapati

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noun cha·pa·ti \chə-ˈpä-tē\
variants: or less commonly

chappati

Definition of chapati

plural

chapatis

also

chappatis

  1. :  a round flat unleavened bread of India that is usually made of whole wheat flour and cooked on a griddle

Origin and Etymology of chapati

Hindi capāti & Urdu chapātī


First Known Use: 1810


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