liebfraumilch

noun
lieb·frau·milch | \ ˈlēp-ˌfrau̇-ˌmilk , ˈlēb- , -ˌmilḵ , -ˌmilsh \

Definition of liebfraumilch 

: a fruity white Rhine wine

First Known Use of liebfraumilch

1833, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for liebfraumilch

German, alteration of Liebfrauenmilch, from Liebfrauenstift, religious foundation in Worms, Germany + Milch milk

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about liebfraumilch

Share liebfraumilch

Statistics for liebfraumilch

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for liebfraumilch

The first known use of liebfraumilch was in 1833

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on liebfraumilch

See words that rhyme with liebfraumilch

Comments on liebfraumilch

What made you want to look up liebfraumilch? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

occurring twice a year or every two years

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Food Quiz

Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!