Balthazar

noun
Bal·​thaz·​ar | \ balˈthazə(r), bȯl- \
plural Balthazars

Definition of Balthazar

: an oversize wine bottle holding 12 liters a Balthazar of champagne

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History and Etymology for Balthazar

after Balthazar (Belshazzar), 6th century b.c. king of Babylon mentioned in the Bible (Daniel 5)

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“Balthazar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Balthazar. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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