akvavit
variant of aquavit

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  • Akvavit — Akvavit, also known as aquavit or akevitt, is a Scandinavian distilled beverage of approximately 40% alcohol by volume. Its name comes from aqua vitae , the Latin for water of life .IngredientsAkvavit, like vodka, is distilled from either potato… …   Wikipedia

  • akvavit — n. 1. Scandinavian liquor usually flavored with caroway seeds. Syn: aquavit [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • akvavit — akvàvīt (ȁkvavit) m <G akvavíta> DEFINICIJA vrsta rakije, likera ETIMOLOGIJA tal. acquavita ← srlat. aqua vitae: voda života …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • akvavit — [äk′və vēt΄, ak′və vēt] n. [Dan: see AQUA VITAE] AQUAVIT …   English World dictionary

  • akvavit — aquavit [ akwavit ] n. m. VAR. akvavit • 1923; mot suéd. akvavit « eau de vie » ♦ Eau de vie scandinave, parfumée d épices (cumin, anis). Un verre d aquavit. ● aquavit ou akvavit nom masculin (suédois akvavit, eau de vie) Eau de vie des pays… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • akvavit — aquavit aquavit n. 1. 1 a Scandinavian liquor usually flavored with caroway seeds; also called {akvavit}. Syn: akvavit. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Akvavit — Aquavit Schwedischer Aquavit Aquavit, auch Akvavit (lateinisch Aqua vitae = Lebenswasser), ist eine klare bis goldgelbe Spirituose auf Basis von Kümmel. Sie stammt ursprünglich aus …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • akvavit — var. of AQUAVIT. * * * akvavit var. aquavit …   Useful english dictionary

  • akvavit — /ahk vah veet /, n. aquavit. * * * …   Universalium

  • Akvavit — Brændevin …   Danske encyklopædi

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