saint benoit


saint be·​noit
often capitalized S&B
: a black to dark grayish yellowish brown

Word History


probably from French St. Benoît, after St. Benoît (Benedict) the Black †1589 Sicilian monk

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“Saint benoit.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jun. 2024.

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