pancake etymology

English word pancake comes from Middle English (1100-1500) pancake

Detailed word origin of pancake

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
pancake Middle English (1100-1500) (enm)
pancake English (eng) (construction, demolition) To collapse one floor after another.. (intransitive) To make a pancake landing.. (transitive) To flatten violently. (juggling) A type of throw, usually with a ring where the prop is thrown in such a way that it rotates round an axis of the diameter of the prop.. (theater) A kind of makeup, consisting of a thick layer of a compressed powder.. A thin batter cake [...]

Words with the same origin as pancake

Descendants of pancake
Pancake Day