penne

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noun pen·ne \ˈpe(n)-(ˌ)nā\

Definition of penne

plural

penne

  1. :  short thick diagonally cut tubular pasta

Origin and Etymology of penne

Italian, plural of penna, literally, quill, feather, pen, from Latin pinna feather & penna wing — more at pen


First Known Use: 1919


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