What does malmsey mean?

Definitions for malmsey
ˈmɑm zimalm·sey

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. malmseynoun

    sweet Madeira wine

Wiktionary

  1. malmseynoun

    A sweet, fortified wine made in Madeira, originally from the malvasia grape.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Malmseynoun

    a kind of sweet wine from Crete, the Canary Islands, etc

    Etymology: [OE. malvesie, F. malvoisie, It. malvasia, malavagia, fr. Malvasia, or Napoli di Malvasia, in the Morea.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Malmsey

    mäm′ze, n. a sort of grape: a strong and sweet wine, first made in Greece, but now also in the Canary Islands and the Azores. [O. Fr. malvoisie, from Malvasia in the Morea.]

Etymology and Origins

  1. Malmsey

    Wine from Malvasia, an island in the Mediterranean historically famous for its vineyards.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of malmsey in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of malmsey in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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