Definition of hamantasch
hamantaschenplay \-ˌtä-shən, -ˌtȯ-\
: a 3-cornered pastry with a filling (as of poppy seeds or prunes) traditionally eaten during the Jewish holiday Purim
Origin and Etymology of hamantasch
Yiddish homentash, from Homen Haman + tash pocket, bag
First Known Use: 1927
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