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Pasta fact: Paccheri get their name from a Greek term meaning slap. The width of the pasta is so much greater in comparison to other pasta shapes that it does in fact remind one of a hand or a slap. It’s also very interesting to note that in certain popular expressions the term ‘pacchero’ is actually used to mean a slap: “stare sotto al pacchero (be under the slap)” for example, means to be under the command of someone else.