Focal an Lae #261
The Word of the Day in Irish

Word: cáca (KAW-kuh) [kaːkə]

Meaning: cáca = cake

Usage:

History: Middle Irish “cáca” comes from Old Norse “kaka” (cake) from the Germanic root *kak- (round object, disc). English cognates include “cake” and “cookie”.

2008-06-19 CPD