from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A beverage typically made of fermented honey and water; mead.
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- n. A spiced mead, originally from Wales.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A fermented beverage made of honey and water; mead.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Mead.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. spiced or medicated mead
Welsh meddyglyn : meddyg, medicinal (from Latin medicus, from medērī, to heal; see med- in Indo-European roots) + llyn, liquor.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Welsh meddyglyn, from meddyg ("medicinal") (from Latin medicus) + llyn ("liquor") (cognate with Irish lionn and Gaelic leann). (Wiktionary)