Meaning of pratie in English:


Pronunciation /ˈpreɪti/


mainly Irish
  • A potato.

    ‘So they have carved a nice little niche for themselves, and what matter if he is spinning in the garden where the praties grow.’
    • ‘The farmer who watches juggernauts trundle by where his praties once grew might take a different view.’
    • ‘As meat cooks, put carrots and praties in a saucepan and add cold water to cover.’


Late 18th century from Irish prátaí, plural of práta.