Definition of

Negus

  1. (noun, food) wine and hot water with sugar and lemon juice and nutmeg

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Alternate forms of Negus

Hypernyms: mulled wine

Origin of the word Negus

  1. title of the ruler of Abyssinia, 1594, from Amharic negush "king," from stem of nagasha "he forced, ruled." more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

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