A bowl of paprika.Licensed from iStockPhoto
Origin: Hung from Serbian pàprìka from pàpar, pepper from Glassical Greek peperi, pepper
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- 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.