from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A coffeecake raised with yeast, often containing fruit and nuts.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Any of several types of cake, typically eaten with coffee
German, from Middle High German kuoche, cake, from Old High German kuocho.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
German Kuchen (Wiktionary)