pappardelle means: Pasta plain, often homemade, is shaped into wide ribbons with fluted edges and cut into small pieces, approximately 1 1/2 inches by 12 inches. (in Cooking Dictionary)
What else does pappardelle mean?
Large, flat noodles with hearty sauces. (in Cooking Dictionary)
Pasta cut in large flat pieces with straight edges or rippled edges. (in Merlin Dictionary)