eggs Ben·e·dict | \-ˈbe-nə-ˌdikt \

Definition of eggs Benedict 

: poached eggs and broiled ham placed on toasted halves of English muffin and covered with hollandaise

First Known Use of eggs Benedict

1898, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for eggs Benedict

probably from the name Benedict

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The first known use of eggs Benedict was in 1898

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