A bowl of paprika.
paprika definition by Webster's New World
Origin: Hungarian ; from Serbian pàprìka ; from pàpar, pepper ; from Classical Greek peperi, pepper
paprika definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- A mild powdered seasoning made from sweet red peppers.
- A dark to deep or vivid reddish orange.
Origin: Hungarian, from Serbian, from papar, ground pepper, from Slavic *piprŭ, from Latin piper; see pepper.