sopaipilla definition by Webster's New World
☆ or sopapilla
Origin: Mexican Spanish
sopaipilla definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: American Spanish, diminutive of Spanish sopaipa, fried dough sweetened with honey, from earlier xopaipa, from Mozarabic xupaipa, diminutive of šúppa, súppa, bread soaked in oil, from Old Spanish sopa, food soaked in liquid, of Germanic origin; see seuə-2 in Indo-European roots.