Some brislings or sprats on a cutting board.
brisling definition by Webster's New World
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Origin: Norwegian dialect, dialectal ; from older Danish bretling
brisling definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: Norwegian, alteration (influenced by Norwegian brisa, to flash) of Low German bretling, from bret, broad.