from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A Indian dessert made of fried dough coated in sugar.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • Sheer means sweetened milk and khurma is made from dried dates.

    Archive 2009-09-01

  • Sally left with a banana-flavored Chubby and a bag of khurma.

    Angel’s Grace

  • Caucasian _khurma_, the little blood-red _kizil_, and many unnamed rarities.

    A Tramp's Sketches

  • This section is small, but carries a collection of some great recipes like biryani, sheer khurma and vermicelli.


  • For instance, did you know that in Egypt, cookies filled with nuts and covered with sugar powder are the equivalent of sheer khurma in this part of the world?



Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.