Meaning of Marengo
Pronunciation: (mu-reng'gō for 1 also It. mä-reng'gô), [key]
— n., pl. adj. -gos
- a village in Piedmont, in NW Italy: Napoleon defeated the Austrians 1800.
- a former gold coin of Italy, issued by Napoleon after the battle of Marengo.
- (often l.c.) (of food) browned in oil and cooked with tomatoes, garlic, wine, and often mushrooms and brandy: chicken marengo.
- marengo (Thesaurus)