Middle English a kind of sausagefrom Old French boudin
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
An alternative etymology assumes origin from Proto-Germanic*put-, *pud- (“to swell") (compare dialectal English pod (“belly"), Old English puduc (“wen, sore"), Low German puddig (“swollen"), WestphalianPuddek (“lump, pudding"), Puddewurst (“black pudding"). More at pout.
Pudding Sentence Examples
"Ice pudding, but you won't get any," said Marya Dmitrievna.
For dessert, you can enjoy tarts, cake, pie and pudding.
A kind of jam-cake, called a "Bakewell pudding," gives another sort of fame to the place.
"Enjoy," Sean said, reappearing from the kitchen doors behind her to place a bowl of warm toffee pudding on the table.
The plague was scarcely stayed before the whole city was in flames, a calamity of the first magnitude, but one which in the end caused much good, as the seeds of disease were destroyed, and London has never since been visited by such an epidemic. On the 2nd of September 1666 the fire broke out at one o'clock in the morning at a house in Pudding Lane.