Origin of cornmeal

First recorded in 1740–50; corn1 + meal2 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Word Origin and History for cornmeal

1782, from corn (n.1) + meal (n.2).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper