a colorless alcoholic drink distilled from the fermented juice of black cherries
Origin of kirschfrom German kirschwasser from kirsche, cherry (akin to Old English cirse from Germanic an unverified form kirissa from Classical Latin cerasus, cherry) + wasser, water
A colorless brandy made from the fermented juice of cherries.
Origin of kirschFrench short for German Kirschwasser ; see kirschwasser .
- A surname.