limpa

noun
lim·​pa | \ ˈlim-pə How to pronounce limpa (audio) \

Definition of limpa

: rye bread made with molasses or brown sugar

Examples of limpa in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Rekas was the daughter of Anna and Arvid Marcuson, both born in Sweden, who owned the Viking Bakery in West Hartford, which was known for its Swedish limpa bread, flavored with orange and anise. Anne M. Hamilton, courant.com, 8 Sep. 2019 The menu includes haddock, potato, onion butter, vegetable, limpa bread, appetizers and dessert. Joy Davis, Aurora Beacon-News, 5 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of limpa

1931, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for limpa

Swedish

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“Limpa.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/limpa. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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