Saint Emilion

noun

Saint Emi·​lion ˌsaⁿ-tā-mēl-ˈyōⁿ How to pronounce Saint Emilion (audio)
variants or St. Emilion
: a red Bordeaux wine

Word History

Etymology

Saint-Émilion, village in Southwest France

First Known Use

1833, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Saint Emilion was in 1833

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Cite this Entry

“Saint Emilion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Saint%20Emilion. Accessed 22 Sep. 2023.

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