kümmel


Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.

küm·mel

 (kĭm′əl, kü′məl)
n.
A colorless liqueur flavored with caraway seeds and cumin.

[German, from Middle High German kümel, cumin seed, from Old High German kumīn, kumil, ultimately from Latin cumīnum; see cumin.]

kümmel

(ˈkʊməl; German ˈkyməl)
n
(Brewing) a German liqueur flavoured with aniseed and cumin
[C19: from German Kümmel, from Old High German kumil, probably variant of kumin cumin]

küm•mel

(ˈkɪm əl)

n.
a colorless cordial or liqueur flavored mainly with cumin and caraway seeds.
[1880–85; < German Kümmel, Old High German kumil, appar. dissimilated variant of kumin cumin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.kummel - liqueur flavored with caraway seed or cumin
cumin seed, cumin - aromatic seeds of the cumin herb of the carrot family
caraway seed - aromatic seeds of the caraway plant; used widely as seasoning
cordial, liqueur - strong highly flavored sweet liquor usually drunk after a meal
Translations

kummel

[ˈkʊməl] Ncúmel m, kummel m