- Alcoholic drink somewhat like *mead, made from the fermenting of ale, sugar and honey; spice was also added. Its Latin form was bragetum.
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Bragget — Brag get, n. [OE. braket, bragot, fr. W. bragawd, bragod, fr. brag malt.] A liquor made of ale and honey fermented, with spices, etc. [Obs.] B. Jonson. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
Bragget — (engl.), metartiges Getränk aus Malz, Wasser, Honig und Gewürz in Lancashire … Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon
bragget — n. alcoholic drink made of ale and fermented honey mixed with spices (Archaic) … English contemporary dictionary
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bragget — a compound drink made of honey and spices. N … A glossary of provincial and local words used in England
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Metheglin — A kind of drink based on *mead to which were added various spices; it was used medicinally. Cf. Bragget … Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases