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Dionysos – A Gift of Abundance and Divine Inspiration
At the end of the summer the four elements have worked their alchemy; a good balance between fertile earth, air of the right temperature, the fire of the sun and gentle rain showers will now have resulted in an abundant harvest. Flowers proudly open up to the...
Deities & Heros >> Greek
Reinforcement Effect and Displacement Trend: No Wine in Old Bottles?
Two phenomena concerning displacement--the reinforcement effect and the displacement trend--have been only meagerly investigated with virtually no further published studies of them since they were first reported decades ago. Because there appears to be...
Journal of Parapsychology >> vol 53, 1989
Sweet Woodruff
Botanical Name(s): Asperula odorata , Galium odoratum Species: Rubiaceae Also known as: Woodruff; 'Musk of the Woods' (french), Ladies-in-the-Hay (English), Sweet Grass (English), Waldmeister (German - meaning 'Master of the Wood') Description: Smooth; erect...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary S
Ostara - The Vernal Equimox
ABOUT OSTARA | RITUAL | FOODS | REFERENCES ABOUT OSTARA Ostara (pronounced Oh-star-ah) is also called Eostre, Easter, Vernal Equinox, Spring Equinox, and the First Day of Spring. This is the time of year when day & night are equal, and heralds the return of...
Holidays >> Ostara
King James Bible: Mark, Chapter 2
Chapter 2 2:1 And again he entered into Capernaum after some days; and it was noised that he was in the house. 2:2 And straightway many were gathered together, insomuch that there was no room to receive them, no, not so much as about the door: and he preached...
New Testament >> Mark
King James Bible: Luke, Chapter 5
Chapter 5 5:1 And it came to pass, that, as the people pressed upon him to hear the word of God, he stood by the lake of Gennesaret, 5:2 And saw two ships standing by the lake: but the fishermen were gone out of them, and were washing their nets. 5:3 And he...
New Testament >> Luke
King James Bible: John, Chapter 2
Chapter 2 2:1 And the third day there was a marriage in Cana of Galilee; and the mother of Jesus was there: 2:2 And both Jesus was called, and his disciples, to the marriage. 2:3 And when they wanted wine, the mother of Jesus saith unto him, They have no wine....
New Testament >> John

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The Etymology of "Coffee": The Dark Brew Author(s): Alan S. Kaye
Amharic is 'wine', which is understandable due to the dark color. See Wolf Leslau , Etymological Dictionary of Gurage. (Ethiopic), Vol.
Studies in Etymology
Dregs of Our Forgotten Ancestors
'rice-wine' or 'rice-brandy.' ” “The ritual use [of the Soma plant] is at least of Proto-. Indo-Iranian origin, as revealed by the equivalent use in.
Word history of spices and condiments
as a flavoring and preserving agent. II). Etymological change.
Wine Specialty Group
Make sure you sign up for the Wine Tasting. Workshops on Etymology of Burgundy Vineyards and the one on Spanish Wines.

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Dear Crabby -- Wine etymology and feigned perplexity
After exhaustive research (reading the "wine history" entry at Wikipedia and Googling the phrase "red wine, white wine etymology"), I still don't know where or how that terminology originated.

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wine - Online Etymology Dictionary
The Online Etymology Dictionary Wein), an early borrowing from L. vinum " wine," from PIE *win-o-, from an Italic noun related to words for "wine" in Gk.
Wine - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
wine - Wiktionary
This definition is lacking an etymology or has an incomplete etymology. You can help Wiktionary by giving it a proper etymology.
Google Answers: "dry wine" etymology
Why, and when, was the term "dry" ( fr: Vin sec) selected to mean . This is a nice summary of the information I was able to find with more.
What is the etymology of 'wine'
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