Armagnac

noun
Ar·​ma·​gnac | \ ˈär-mən-ˌyak How to pronounce Armagnac (audio) \

Definition of Armagnac

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a brandy produced in the Gers department of France

Armagnac

geographical name
Ar·​ma·​gnac | \ ˌär-män-ˈyäk How to pronounce Armagnac (audio) \

Definition of Armagnac (Entry 2 of 2)

district of southwestern France in the old province of Gascony; chief town Auch

First Known Use of Armagnac

Noun

1831, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Armagnac

Noun

French, from Armagnac, region in southwest France

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“Armagnac.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Armagnac. Accessed 10 December 2019.

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