Tuesday, December 28, 2010
Definitions for gambrinus
- A mythical Flemish king, the reputed inventor of beer.
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Citations for gambrinus
As a bit of amusing anachronism it may be mentioned that there is a poetical apotheosis of Gambrinus, which elevates that personage to the dignity of a heathen god, alongside of Bacchus.
Gambrinus, the mightiest of Germans, not only did nothing else - he owes his greatness to that fact.
Origin of gambrinus
Gambrinus is a folkoric name that has uncertain grounding in history.