Origin of Barmecide
Examples from the Web for barmecide
Schacabac went in, and passed through many beautiful rooms, looking for the Barmecide.
It knows too well how people stuff one with fine words, and will not let itself be satisfied with this Barmecide dish.The Ego and His Own|Max Stirner
Everything tastes so desiccated and deodorized, the mere shadow of really substantial viands, a veritable feast of Barmecide.In Jeopardy|Van Tassel Sutphen
And so Schacabac lived with the Barmecide many years, and never again knew what it was to be hungry.
The Barmecide spoke of sweet-meats and fruits; and Schacabac made believe that he was eating them.