Definition of ramekin noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈræməkɪn//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈræməkɪn//
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a small dish for baking and serving food for one person Word Origin mid 17th cent.: from French ramequin, of Low German or Dutch origin; compare with obsolete Flemish rameken ‘toasted bread’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: ramekin