Tapas meaning

tŭpəs
Religious austerity.
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Variety of Spanish small food items or snacks originally served with sherry.
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Small food items generally.

Izakaya food is basically Japanese tapas.

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Origin of tapas

  • Sanskrit tapaḥ tapas- heat, austerity

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

  • From Spanish tapas, plural of tapa, with original sense of “top".

    From Wiktionary