Lagniappe definitions

lăn'yəp, lăn-yăp'
A small gift presented by a storeowner to a customer with the customer's purchase.
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A small present given to a customer with a purchase.
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An extra or unexpected gift or benefit.
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A gratuity or the like.
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(Louisiana, Mississippi, Trinidad and Tobago, uncommon) An extra or unexpected gift or benefit, such as that given to a customer when they purchase something else.
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Origin of lagniappe

Louisiana French from American Spanish la ñapa the gift la the (from Latin illa) (feminine of ille that, the al-1 in Indo-European roots) ñapa (variant of llapa gift of a little something extra, bonus) (from Quechua) (from yapay to give more)