card online game, 1848, from French baccara (19c.), which can be of not known beginning. Baccarat could be the title of a town in France which was noted for glass-making.
a card game played in casinos in which several punters gamble resistant to the banker; the ball player wins just who holds 2 or 3 cards that total closest to nine
- A French game of cards, played by a banker and punters.
(n.) A French game of cards, played by a banker and punters.
The famous Baccarat works, for making crystal glass,.