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narghile

See also: narghilè

EnglishEdit

ναργιλές

EtymologyEdit

From French narghilé, from Turkish nargile, from Persian نارگیله (nārgileh) from نارگیل (nārgil, coconut), which used to be used to construct the bowl, from Sanskrit नारिकेल (nārikela, coconut).[1]

NounEdit

narghile (plural narghiles)

  1. A large Oriental tobacco pipe wherein the smoke is drawn through water to filter and cool it.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "narghile." Dictionary.com. Dictionary.com Unabridged (v 1.1)., The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language. 2008.

SpanishEdit

NounEdit

narghile m (plural narghiles)

  1. Alternative form of narguile