An imaginary land of easy and luxurious living.
(medieval legend, proper) An imaginary land of luxurious and idle living.
Origin of cockaigne
- Middle English cokaigne from Old French from (pais de) cokaigne (land of) plenty from Middle Low German kōkenje diminutive of kōke cake
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Old French Cocaigne