Definition of sardelle in English:

sardelle

noun

  • A sardine, anchovy, or other small fish similarly prepared for eating.

    • ‘We go back to the Medusa restaurant where I tell the old woman that her sardelles from last week were delicious and then ask f she has any more.’
    • ‘Mix the onion, sardelles and zucchini with the eggs.’

Origin

Late 16th century: from Italian sardella, diminutive of sarda (see sardine).

Pronunciation:

sardelle

/sɑːˈdɛl/