Mead Definition

mēd
noun
An alcoholic liquor made of fermented honey and water, often with spices, fruit, malt, etc. added.
Webster's New World
Webster's New World
A meadow.
American Heritage
Synonyms:
  • george herbert mead
  • margaret mead
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Other Word Forms of Mead

Noun

Singular:
mead
Plural:
meads

Origin of Mead

  • Middle English mede, from Old English medu, from Proto-Germanic *meduz, from Proto-Indo-European *médÊ°u "˜honey; honey wine'.

    From Wiktionary

  • Middle English mede from Old English mǣd mē-4 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Old English mÇ£d. Cognate with West Frisian miede, Low German Meed, Mede.

    From Wiktionary

  • Middle English from Old English meodu medhu- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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