Definition of Awendaw in English:


(also Owendaw, Awenda)

Pronunciation /ˈəʊɪndɔː/ /əˈwɛndə/

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  • Also with lower-case initial. In the cuisine of the south-eastern United States, especially South Carolina: a type of soft, moist cornbread that may be served with a spoon. Frequently more fully "Awendaw bread", "Awendaw cornbread".


Mid 19th century. From Awendaw, †Owendaw, the name of a town in South Carolina.