bannock

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈbænək/US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(banək)


Inflections of 'bannock' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.):
bannocks
nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors." (All usages. Capitalized for the Native American people.)
Bannock
nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors." (Can be used as a collective plural for the Native American people—e.g. "These lands were once entirely inhabited by Bannock.")

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
ban•nock  (banək),USA pronunciation n. [Scot. and Brit. Cookery.]
  1. Fooda flat cake made of oatmeal, barley meal, etc., usually baked on a griddle.
  • British Celtic; compare Scots Gaelic bannach
  • Middle English bannok, Old English bannuc morsel bef. 1000

Ban•nock  (banək),USA pronunciation n., pl.  -nocks,  (esp. collectively) -nock  for 1.
  1. Anthropology, Language Varietiesa member of a North American Indian people formerly of Idaho and Wyoming who merged with the Shoshone in the 19th century, now living primarily in southeastern Idaho.
  2. Language Varietiesthe language of the Bannock, belonging to the Shoshonean group of Uto-Aztecan languages.

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
bannock /ˈbænək/ n
  1. a round flat unsweetened cake originating in Scotland, made from oatmeal or barley and baked on a griddle
Etymology: Old English bannuc; of Celtic origin; compare Gaelic bannach, Cornish banna a drop, bit; perhaps related to Latin pānicium, from pānis bread
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