Meaning of sardelle in English:


Pronunciation /sɑːˈdɛl/


  • A sardine, anchovy, or other small fish similarly prepared for eating.

    ‘Mix the onion, sardelles and zucchini with the eggs.’
    • ‘We go back to the Medusa restaurant where I tell the old woman that her sardelles from last week were delicious and then ask f she has any more.’


Late 16th century from Italian sardella, diminutive of sarda (see sardine).