liebfraumilch

noun
lieb·​frau·​milch | \ ˈlēp-ˌfrau̇-ˌmilk How to pronounce liebfraumilch (audio) , 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

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Cite this Entry

“Liebfraumilch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/liebfraumilch. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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