Recent Examples on the WebThe centerpiece of the meal is the haggis: a peppery of offal and oatmeal, cooked in a sheep’s stomach and served with neeps (turnips) and tatties (potatoes).
Fergus Mcintosh, The New Yorker, 30 Jan. 2017
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First Known Use of neep
before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above
History and Etymology for neep
Middle English nepe, from Old English nǣp, from Latin napus — more at napiform