Definition of lekach in English:

lekach

(also leikach, lekkach)

Pronunciation /ˈlɛkɑːx/

See synonyms for lekach

noun

Cooking
  • A type of cake flavoured with honey and spices.

    Lekach is traditionally eaten at Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year.

Origin

Early 20th century. From Yiddish lekakh, lekekh, apparently from Middle High German lebekuoche.