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قبلة

See also: قبله

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root verb قبل (qábila), to receive hospitably.

NounEdit

قُبلَةٌ (qublaf, plurals قُبْلَاتٌ‎ (qublāt, qubulāt) or قُبَلٌ‎ (qubal)

  1. kiss

NounEdit

قِبْلَةٌ (qiblaf

  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