Lekvar meaning

lĕk'vär
A sweet spread or pastry filling made of prunes or apricots.
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A sweet purée of cooked plums or prunes, used chiefly as a filling in pastries.
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A sweet spread made from apricots or prunes.
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Origin of lekvar

  • Hungarian lekvár jam from Slovak from Czech lektvar electuary from Middle High German lactwārje, latwērge from Old French leituaire from Late Latin ēlēctuārium electuary electuary
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • From Hungarian lekvár. Compare with Slovak and Czech lektvar.
    From Wiktionary