bierstube

noun
bier·​stu·​be | \ ˈbir-ˌshtü-bə, -ˌstü- \
plural bierstubes\ ˈbir-​ˌshtü-​bəz , -​ˌstü-​ \ or bierstuben\ ˈbir-​ˌshtü-​bən , -​ˌstü-​ \

Definition of bierstube

: a room or other place (as in a German or German-style tavern) used primarily for the serving of beer

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History and Etymology for bierstube

German, from Bier beer (from Old High German bior) + Stube room (from Old High German stuba heated room)

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“Bierstube.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bierstube. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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