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قبلة

See also: قبله

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NounEdit

قُبْلَةٌ (qublatunf (plural قُبْلَاتٌ (qublātun) or 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