Definition of Bannock

1. Noun. A flat bread made of oat or barley flour; common in New England and Scotland.

Generic synonyms: Flatbread



Definition of Bannock

1. n. A kind of cake or bread, in shape flat and roundish, commonly made of oatmeal or barley meal and baked on an iron plate, or griddle; -- used in Scotland and the northern counties of England.

Definition of Bannock

1. Noun. (context collectively) A tribe of the Northern Paiute, an indigenous people of the w:Great Basin Great Basin. ¹

2. Noun. A member of this tribe. ¹

3. Noun. An unleavened bread made with oatmeal in Scotland, and with cornmeal or wheat flour in Canada, baked in a pan. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Bannock

1. a type of cake [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bannock

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banneton
bannetons
bannets
bannimus
banninate
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banning
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bannisterite
bannisters
bannition
bannock (current term)
bannocks
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banoffee
banoffee pie
banoffee pies
banoffi
banquet
banquet song
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banquetings
banquetlike

Literary usage of Bannock

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1. Annual Report of the Attorney-general of the United States by United States Dept. of Justice, United States Attorney-General (1892)
"bannock, Umatilla, Warm Spring, and Yakima bannock, Cheyenne, Crow, Piegan, and Sioux Canena and Mojave Cayuse, Nez Perce, and Umatilla Cheyenne and ..."

2. An Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language: To which is Prefixed, a by John Jamieson (1879)
"The same fish which is in Angus called bannock-fluke ; from its supposed ... The bannock is however in S. more properly distinguished from the cake ; as the ..."

3. Thirty-one Years on the Plains and in the Mountains: Or, The Last Voice from by William F. Drannan (1900)
"They did not know just where bannock was, and through the influence of Jim ... I told them I did not know where bannock was, but that I could take them to ..."

4. Library of Choice Literature and Encyclopaedia of Universal Authorship by Ainsworth Rand Spofford, Charles Gibbon (1893)
"Belike, gentle reader, thou hast often heard the proverb quoted above, that "Every bannock had its maik, bat the bannock o' Tollis- hill. ..."

5. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1886)
"... known as the Fort НШ Indian Reservation, which was, on the 80th of July, 1869, set apart by order of the President for the bannock Tribe of Indians, ..."

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