gamay

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noun, often capitalized ga·may \ga-ˈmā, ˈga-ˌmā\

Definition of gamay

  1. :  a light dry red table wine made from the same grape used for French Beaujolais gamay rosé; also :  the grape

Origin and Etymology of gamay

borrowed from French, earlier gamet, going back to Middle French gaamez, after Gamay, village in St. Aubin commune (Côte d'Or), France

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