What does bergamot mean?

Definitions for bergamotˈbɜr gəˌmɒt, -mət

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bergamot, bergamot orange, Citrus bergamia(noun)

    small tree with pear-shaped fruit whose oil is used in perfumery; Italy

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bergamot(noun)

    a tree of the Orange family (Citrus bergamia), having a roundish or pear-shaped fruit, from the rind of which an essential oil of delicious odor is extracted, much prized as a perfume. Also, the fruit

  2. Bergamot(noun)

    a variety of mint (Mentha aquatica, var. glabrata)

  3. Bergamot(noun)

    the essence or perfume made from the fruit

  4. Bergamot(noun)

    a variety of pear

  5. Bergamot(noun)

    a variety of snuff perfumed with bergamot

  6. Bergamot(noun)

    a coarse tapestry, manufactured from flock of cotton or hemp, mixed with ox's or goat's hair; -- said to have been invented at Bergamo, Italy. Encyc. Brit

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Bergamot

    bėr′ga-mot, n. a kind of citron whose aromatic rind yields the well-known oil of Bergamot, used in making pomades, fragrant essences, eau de Cologne, liqueurs, &c.: the essence so extracted. [From the town of Bergamo.]

  2. Bergamot

    bėr′ga-mot, n. a group of varieties of pear of fine flavour. [Fr.—It.—Turk. begarmūdi.]

Editors Contribution

  1. bergamot

    The name of a fruit produced by a specific variety of tree.

    Bergamot orange produces a fruit which some people call bergamot.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bergamot in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bergamot in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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