brandy is Latin for fish
a saying arising from the thirst and the uneasy feeling after eating richer species of fish having led to the use of spirits with this kind of food (popular saying, nineteenth century London)

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Disney Channel Latin America — This article is about Disney Channel in Latin America. For Disney Channel in the United States, see Disney Channel. For other international channels, see Disney Channel (international). Disney Channel Launched July 27, 2000 Owned by …   Wikipedia

  • Andalusia — For the more extensive Muslim era region, see Al Andalus. For other uses, see Andalusia (disambiguation). Andalusia Andalucía (Spanish)   Autonomous Community   …   Wikipedia

  • Provence — For other uses, see Provence (disambiguation). Not to be confused with Province. Location of the former French province of Provence …   Wikipedia

  • Soup — For other uses, see Soup (disambiguation). A bowl of French onion soup …   Wikipedia

  • Barrel — For other uses, see Barrel (disambiguation). For the use of oak aging barrels in wine, see Oak (wine). Traditional oak barrels in Chile …   Wikipedia

  • Chicha — For the musical genre, see Peruvian cumbia Chicha morada served with pipeño Chicha is a term used in some regions of Latin America for several varieties of fermented and non fermented beverages, rather often to those derived from maize[1] and… …   Wikipedia

  • Tea — For other uses, see Tea (disambiguation). Tea Longjing tea being infused in a glass …   Wikipedia

  • Disney Channel (Australia) — For the Disney Channel in other countries, see Disney Channel (international). For the original Disney Channel, see Disney Channel. Disney Channel Launched 8 June 1996[1 …   Wikipedia

  • Fruit — For other uses, see Fruit (disambiguation). Several culinary fruits …   Wikipedia

  • Jersey — For other uses, see Jersey (disambiguation). Bailiwick of Jersey Bailliage de Jersey …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”