Marchpane definition

märchpān
Marzipan.
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(obsolete) Marzipan.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
marchpane
Plural:
marchpanes

Origin of marchpane

  • Ultimately (perhaps partly via German Marzipan) (obsolete French marcepain) (and influenced by obsolete English pain bread) from Italian marzapane marzipan

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition