[mel-buh] /ˈmɛl bə/
(Dame) Nellie (Helen Porter Mitchell Armstrong) 1861–1931, Australian operatic soprano.
a female given name.
Dame Nellie, stage name of Helen Porter Mitchell. 1861–1931, Australian operatic soprano
(Austral, slang) do a Melba, to make repeated farewell appearances
in various food preparations, especially peach Melba (1905) and Melba toast (1925) is in honor of Nellie Melba, stage name (based on Melbourne, Australia) of Australian-born operatic soprano Helen Mitchell (1861-1931).
noun 1. a clear raspberry sauce, used especially as a dessert topping. noun 1. a sweet sauce made from fresh raspberries and served with peach melba, fruit sundaes, etc
noun 1. narrow slices of thin, crisp toast. noun 1. very thin crisp toast
[mel-bern] /ˈmɛl bərn/ noun 1. 2nd Viscount, . 2. a seaport in and the capital of Victoria, in SE Australia. 3. a city on the E coast of Florida. [vik-tawr-ee-uh, -tohr-; for 3 also Spanish beek-taw-ryah] /vɪkˈtɔr i ə, -ˈtoʊr-; for 3 also Spanish bikˈtɔ ryɑ/ noun 1. the ancient Roman goddess of victory, identified […]
- Melbourne cup
noun 1. an annual horse race run in Melbourne, since 1861