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قبلة

See also: قبله

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root verb قَبِلَ (qabila), to receive hospitably.

NounEdit

قُبْلَةٌ (qublatunf, plurals قُبْلَاتٌ‎ (qublātun), قُبُلَاتٌ‎ (qubulātun) or قُبَلٌ‎ (qubalun)

  1. kiss

NounEdit

قِبْلَةٌ (qiblatunf

  1. qibla, the direction towards the Kaaba, towards which Muslims pray
  2. prayer niche, a recess in a mosque wall indicating the direction of the Kaaba

DescendantsEdit