furmint

[foo r-mint]

noun

a variety of grape from which Tokay is made.
the vine bearing this grape, grown in northeastern Hungary.

Nearby words

  1. furl,
  2. furl.,
  3. furlong,
  4. furlough,
  5. furmenty,
  6. furmity,
  7. furnace,
  8. furness,
  9. furness, horace howard,
  10. furnish

Origin of furmint

< Hungarian < Middle French fromenté, fourmenté a type of grape; see frumenty

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