Definition of oberek in US English:

oberek

noun

  • A lively, twirling Polish dance in triple time, related to, though usually faster than, the mazurka.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Mabel Collins (1851–1927). From Polish oberek from ober- (in obertas, with reinterpretation of the morpheme boundary) + -ek, diminutive suffix.

Pronunciation

oberek

/ɒˈbɛrɛk/