Definition of tortilla española in English:

tortilla española

(also tortilla espanola)

noun

  • Spanish omelette.

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in The New York Times. From Spanish tortilla española Spanish omelette from tortilla + española, feminine of español Spanish.

Pronunciation

tortilla española

/tɔːˌtiːjə ˌɛspanˈjəʊlə/