Definition of suppawn in US English:

suppawn

noun

US, Regional, New York
  • A kind of porridge made of cornmeal boiled in water until it thickens.

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in John Ogilby (1600–1676), publisher and geographer. From Dutch sappaen from Pidgin Delaware Sappaen, Sapaan from Unami sá:p:a:n maize porridge.

Pronunciation

suppawn

/sʌˈpɔːn/