a hearty breakfast typically including eggs, bacon or ham, toast, and tea or coffee.
English Words From The PharaohsMost people recognize Ancient Greek and Latin as the primary donors to the English language. However, some of the most ancient words in English actually trace back to Ancient Egypt.
Compare continental breakfast.
Origin of English breakfast
First recorded in 1800–10
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