28 Feb 2004, 8:28 p.m. - Alan Edwards

Fritters and Lent "In English speaking countries Shrove Tuesday is observed ... It is a day to use up rich foods like butter, flour and eggs before the fast so pancakes and fritters are often eaten on this day. http://www.stjameschurchsydney.org.au/OurTradition/ChurchYear/lent.asp

9 Feb 2014, 9:15 p.m. - Bill

A FRITTER. a small Pancake. ---An Universal Etymological English Dictionary. N. Bailey, 1675

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