Definition of mondongo in English:

mondongo

noun

  • A kind of stew, usually made with offal (frequently tripe), popular especially in Spanish-speaking Caribbean countries.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in James Mabbe (d. ?1642), translator. From Spanish mondongo guts, tripe, blood sausage, further etymology uncertain; perhaps an alteration of bondongo, itself perhaps of Arabic origin.

Pronunciation

mondongo

/mɒnˈdɒŋɡəʊ/