Definition of Mittagessen in English:

Mittagessen

(also Mittagsessen)

Pronunciation /ˈmɪtɑːˌɡɛsn/

noun

  • In Germany: a midday meal; lunch.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Appletons' Journal. From German Mittagessen from Mittag midday + Essen meal.