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kishka

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Etymology

Yiddish קישקע (kishke), from [[w:Template:lang:pl language|Template:lang:pl]][[Category:Template:lang:pl derivations]] kiszka or Ukrainian кишка (kýška).

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /'kɪʃkə/

Noun

Singular
kishka

Plural
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  1. A dish made from stuffed intestine.
  2. (informal, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Intestines, guts.
    1969, Subsequently she was over the toilet all night throwing up. ‘My kishkas came out from that thing! Some practical joker!’ — Philip Roth, Portnoy's Complaint

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