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Definitions and meaning of paella

paella

Etymology

Borrowed from Spanish paella, from Catalan paella (pot; pan), from Old French paelle, from Latin patella (plate, small pan). Doublet of patella and possibly pail.

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /paɪˈ(j)ɛlə/, /pɑːˈɛ.(j)ə/
  • (US) IPA(key): /pɑːˈeɪ.(j)ə/, /paɪˈ(j)eɪ.(j)ə/
  • Rhymes: -ɛlə

Noun

paella (countable and uncountable, plural paellas)

  1. A savory Valencian dish made of rice, cooked in a frying pan with vegetables and meat or shellfish.

Hyponyms

  • paella valenciana / paella Valenciana / paella Valencia / Valencian paella
  • paella de marisco / seafood paella
    • paella marinera / paella marinara
    • arroz a la marinera

Derived terms

  • paellera (paella pan)

Translations

References

Anagrams

  • apella, paleal, pallae

Asturian

Noun

paella f (plural paelles)

  1. paella

Catalan

Etymology

From Old French paelle (pan), from Latin patella (pan).

Pronunciation

  • (Balearic, Central) IPA(key): /pəˈe.ʎə/
  • (Valencian) IPA(key): /paˈe.ʎa/

Noun

paella f (plural paelles)

  1. frying pan
  2. paella

Descendants

  • Spanish: paella

Further reading

  • “paella” in Diccionari de la llengua catalana, segona edició, Institut d’Estudis Catalans.
  • “paella” in Gran Diccionari de la Llengua Catalana, Grup Enciclopèdia Catalana.
  • “paella” in Diccionari normatiu valencià, Acadèmia Valenciana de la Llengua.
  • “paella” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

Finnish

Etymology

Borrowed from Spanish paella, from Catalan paella (pot; pan).

Noun

paella

  1. paella

Declension

Anagrams

  • apella, pallea

French

Alternative forms

  • paélia (1990 spelling reform)
  • paëlla

Etymology

Borrowed from Catalan paella or Spanish paella, from Latin patella. Doublet of poêle.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /pa.e.ja/, /pa.e.lja/, /pa.e.la/

Noun

paella f (plural paellas)

  1. (countable and uncountable) paella

Further reading

  • “paella” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Galician

Etymology

From Catalan paella.

Noun

paella f (plural paellas)

  1. paella

Polish

Etymology

From Spanish paella, from Catalan paella (pot; pan), from Old French paelle, from Latin patella (plate, small pan).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /paˈɛ.ja/

Noun

paella f

  1. paella

Declension

Further reading

  • paella in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • paella in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Spanish

Etymology

Borrowed from Catalan paella. Doublet of paila.

Pronunciation

Noun

paella f (plural paellas)

  1. paella

Hyponyms

  • paella valenciana
  • paella de marisco
    • paella marinera
    • arroz a la marinera

See also

  • arroz con cosas

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (Spanish) a saffron-flavored Spanish dish of rice and vegetable, meat, chicken, or seafood.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)