ko·​lac·​ky | \ kəˈläch(k)ē \
variants: or kolach \ ˈkōˌläch \ or less commonly kolace \ kəˈlächē \ or kolatch \ ˈkōˌläch \
plural kolacky or kolaches

Definition of kolacky

: a bun made of rich sweet yeast-leavened dough filled with jam or fruit pulp

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History and Etymology for kolacky

Czech koláč; akin to Russian kolach kolacky, Bulgarian koláč kolacky, Old Slavic kolo wheel

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“Kolacky.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kolacky. Accessed 14 Apr. 2021.

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