What does the word sago mean?

Usage examples for sago

  1. Add milk and sago, and stir frequently for twenty minutes. – New Vegetarian Dishes by Mrs. Bowdich
  2. Machian to Tidore with sago, of which the natives make use instead of bread. – A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Vol. VIII. by Robert Kerr
  3. This is eaten enormously all over Denmark and North Germany in summer, and is nothing in the world but a ground rice or sago mould made with fruit juice instead of milk. – Home Life in Germany by Mrs. Alfred Sidgwick