- (pl. pirogen, pirogn) A small dumpling filed with meat or vegetables.
- "As far as I can remember pirogen was a family favorite for us, the ultimate comfort food for everyone." (http://momsrecipesandmore.blogspot.com/2006/07/pirogen-step-by-step.html)
Languages of Origin
פּיראָגן pirogn 'dumplings'
Who Uses This
Ashkenazim: Jews with Ashkenazi heritage
Dictionary of Jewish Usage: A Guide to the Use of Jewish Terms, by Sol Steinmetz (Lanham, MD, 2005).
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