Edam meaning

ē'dəm, ē'dăm'
A mild, yellow Dutch cheese, pressed into balls and usually covered with red wax.
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A town in Holland.
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A type of cheese, see Edam cheese.
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Origin of edam

  • After Edam , a town in the western Netherlands
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • Literally "the dam on the river Ye," and the river name literally means "river;" see ea.
    From Wiktionary