plural -s
: a Romanian dish of cornmeal mush often garnished with cheese or sour cream

Word History


Romanian mămăligă

First Known Use

1808, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of mamaliga was in 1808

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“Mamaliga.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 May. 2024.

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