Bragot


Bragot
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 — ˈbragə̇t noun ( s) Etymology: Middle English braket, bragot, from Middle Welsh bragod, from brag malt; akin to Middle Irish mraich, braich malt, Gaulish bracis grain for making malt, Latin marcēre to wither, droop more at marcescent : a drink… …   Useful english dictionary


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