Definition of Saumur in English:

Saumur

noun

mass noun
  • A French white wine resembling champagne.

    • ‘The Loire's Chenin Blanc grape ends up making tasty sparkling Vouvrays and Saumurs.’
    • ‘Cases of wine like a Saumur or a Quincy or a Jurancon Sec might suddenly become available at a breezy price.’

Origin

From the name of a town in the department of Maine-et-Loire.

Pronunciation

Saumur

/ˈsəʊmjʊə//somyʀ/