Ben"e*dict (?), Ben"e*dick (?), n. [From Benedick, one of the characters in Shakespeare's play of "Much Ado about Nothing."]

A married man, or a man newly married.


© Webster 1913.

Ben"e*dict, a. [L. benedictus, p. p. of benedicere to bless. See Benison, and cf. Bennet.]

Having mild and salubrious qualities.




© Webster 1913.

Log in or registerto write something here or to contact authors.