smørrebrød

noun smør·re·brød \ˈsmœ̅rəˌbrœ̅th\
variants: less commonly

smorrebrod

\ˈsmȯrəˌbräd\

Definition of smørrebrød

plural

-s

  1. :  an hors d'oeuvre served in Danish style on a slice of buttered bread

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Origin and Etymology of smørrebrød

Danish smørrebrød, from smør butter + brød bread; akin to Old Norse smör, smjör fat, butter and to Old Norse brauth bread


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