Definition of tej in English:

tej

noun

  • [mass noun] A kind of honey wine or mead, the national drink of Ethiopia.

    • ‘Honey wine, called tej, is a drink reserved for special occasions.’
    • ‘Now I know that their staple food is njera and that the local tipple, tej, is made from honey.’
    • ‘Tej is one of the special elixirs only available in Ethiopia.’
    • ‘Tej is a wine made from fermented honey and a special kind of hops called gesho.’

Origin

Probably Amharic.

Pronunciation:

tej

/tɛdʒ/