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frumenty

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noun, fru·men·ty \ˈfrü-mən-tē\

Definition of frumenty

plural frumenties

  1. :  a dish of wheat boiled in milk and usually sweetened and spiced



Variants of frumenty

also furmity \ˈfər-mə-tē\

Origin of frumenty

Middle English frumente, furmente, from Anglo-French furmenté, from furment, frument grain, from Latin frumentum, from frui to enjoy — more at brook


First Known Use: 14th century


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