Adam's ale


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First Known Use of Adam's ale

1643, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Adam's ale

after the biblical Adam; from its being provided by nature and thus presumably being the only drink in the Garden of Eden

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“Adam's ale.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Apr. 2020.

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