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Binge drinking among the Romans ?

Setting records in binge drinking

binge drinking among the RomansThe Romans had a tradition with the binge drinking. Even the Roman Emperor Tiberius Claudius Nero was bowdlerized as Biberius Cladius Mero

Biberius – “drinker”, from “bibere” – “drink”

Caldius – “mulled wine” – drinker of “calidus” – “warm”

Mero – “drunkard” by “merum” – “unmixed wine”. Weiterlesen →

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