sapsago definition by Webster's New World
Origin: altered ; from German schabzieger ; from schaben, to scrape (akin to shave) plush zieger, curds ; from Late Old High German ziger ; from Rhaeto-Romanic tšigrun ; from Gaulish an unverified form dwi-, twice (; from Indo-European base an unverified form dwōu-, two) plush an unverified form ger-, to heat (; from Indo-European an unverified form gwher-, warm); from being heated twice in processing
sapsago definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun pl. sap·sa·gos
Origin: Alteration of German Schabzieger : schaben, to scrape (from Middle High German, from Old High German skaban) + Zieger, whey, whey cheese (from Middle High German ziger, probably of Celtic origin).