rumaki

noun ru·ma·ki \rəˈmäkē\
variants: less commonly

ramaki

\rəˈmäkē\

Definition of rumaki

plural

-s

  1. :  a cooked appetizer consisting of pieces of usually marinated chicken liver wrapped together with sliced water chestnuts in bacon slices

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Origin and Etymology of rumaki

perhaps modification of Japanese harumaki, translation of Chinese ch'un¹ chuan⁴ spring roll


First Known Use: 1941


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