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Why is coleslaw called coleslaw?


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Coleslaw comes from a Dutch word meaning cabbage salad.

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The term, “cole slaw”, arose in the 18th century as a partial translation from the Dutch term “koolsla”, a shortening of “koolsalade”, which means “cabbage salad”.

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