A baked pudding of rice, pasta, or potatoes with vegetables or raisins and spices; a traditional Jewish dish.
A traditional house ornament made of glass.
An overly materialistic and excessively groomed young woman.
Etymology: Borrowed from or, from the word for ball or globe
Kugel (Yiddish: קוגל kugl, pronounced [ˈkʊɡl̩]) is a baked casserole, most commonly made from lokshen or Jewish egg noodles (לאָקשן קוגל lokshen kugel) or potato. It is a traditional Ashkenazi Jewish dish, often served on Shabbat and Jewish holidays. American Jews also serve it for Thanksgiving dinner.
Kugel is a baked Ashkenazi Jewish pudding or casserole, similar to a pie, most commonly made from egg noodles or potatoes, though at times made of zucchini, apples, spinach, broccoli, cranberry, or sweet potato. It is usually served as a side dish on Shabbat and Yom Tov.
Surnames Frequency by Census Records
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Kugel is ranked #23515 in terms of the most common surnames in America.
The Kugel surname appeared 1,080 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Kugel.
96.6% or 1,044 total occurrences were White.
1.4% or 16 total occurrences were of two or more races.
1.1% or 12 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
The numerical value of Kugel in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of Kugel in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
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