a Greek wine flavored with pine resin
Origin of retsinaModGr, probably ; from Italian resina (; from L), resin
A Greek white or rosé wine flavored with pine resin.
Origin of retsinaModern Greek, probably from Italian resina, resin, from Latin r&emacron;s&imacron;na; see resin.
From Greek ÏÎµÏ„ÏƒÎ¯Î½Î± (retsÃna), from ÏÎµÏ„ÏƒÎ¯Î½Î¹ (retsÃni, “resin"), from Ancient Greek á¿¥Î·Ï„Î¯Î½Î· (rhÄ“tinÄ“, “pine resin").