A plate of tacos.
a Mexican dish consisting of a fried and folded or rolled tortilla filled with chopped meat, shredded lettuce, etc.
Origin of tacoAmerican Spanish ; from Spanish a plug, wadding, light lunch
A corn tortilla folded around a filling such as ground meat or cheese.
Origin of tacoAmerican Spanish, from Spanish, plug, wad of bank notes.
hard (left) and soft (right) tacos
From Mexican Spanish taco (â€œlight lunch", literally, "stopple, plug, wadâ€).