noun, plural ne·gus·es.
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Of Mr. Negus it is said, that "he was a truly good man, and a useful preacher."Memorials of the Independent Churches in Northamptonshire|Thomas Coleman
Beside him, on a low stool, stood a half-finished glass of negus, bedewed with beads of heat.The Forsyte Saga, Complete|John Galsworthy
Two dustmen were lately disputing the difference between bishop and negus.
Finally I arrived at the Negus's capital, just in time to hear that they were on the point of dethroning him.French and Oriental Love in a Harem|Mario Uchard
Vanished is the punchbowl where the amorous Tracy Tupman drank too many cups of negus on that memorable night.Chimney-Pot Papers|Charles S. Brooks