noun ku·gel \ˈkü-gəl\

Definition of kugel

  1. :  a baked pudding (as of potatoes or noodles) usually served as a side dish

Origin and Etymology of kugel

Yiddish kugl, from Middle High German kugel ball — more at cudgel

First Known Use: 1846

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