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Origin and Meaning of Whiskey

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Whis"key
Same as Whisky, a liquor.
noun
A light carriage built for rapid motion; -- called also tim-whiskey.

Etymology: See Whisk (v. t.) & (n.)

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. A liquor made from fermented mash of grain
Wiktionary

From Irish uisce beatha and Scottish Gaelic uisge-beatha (literally “water of life”), calque of Latin aqua vitae, from Proto-Celtic *udenskyos (“water”) + Proto-Celtic *biwotos (“life”).

  1. (Ireland, US) A liquor distilled from the fermented mash of grain (as rye, corn, or barley).
  2. (Ireland, US) A drink of whiskey.
  3. The letter W in the ICAO spelling alphabet.

whiskey was also found in the following language(s): French, Portuguese, and Spanish

Notable Persons Named Whiskey

Whiskey is a soccer player for the Clube Ferroviário de Maputo, C.D. Maxaquene, and Mozambique national football team. Whiskey was born on May 6th, 1986 in Mozambique.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Whiskey

Nancy Whiskey was a folk music and skiffle singing. She plays Human voice. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1954 to 1954. Nancy was given the name Anne Alexandra Young Wilson on March 4th, 1935 in Glasgow. Nancy is also known as Nancy Wilson. She breathed her last breath on February 1st, 2003.

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Whiskey is a soccer player for the Clube Ferroviário de Maputo, C.D. Maxaquene, and Mozambique national football team. Whiskey was born on May 6th, 1986 in Mozambique.

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Fun Facts about the name Whiskey

  • When was the first name Whiskey first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Whiskey is Saturday, May 15th, 1909.
  • How unique is the name Whiskey? From 1880 to 2016 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Whiskey. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Whiskey: Your name in reverse order is Yeksihw. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ekiwhsy. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Whiskey born Sep 30, 1984

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central Russia approximately on 700. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Other Dictionary Sources: WordNet 3.1 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University (License).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.