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EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Hebrew חימצה \ חִמְצָה (khimtsá).

VerbEdit

حَمَّصَ (ḥammaṣa) II, non-past يُحَمِّصُ‎ (yuḥammiṣu)

  1. to roast (coffee), toast (bread)

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NounEdit

حِمِّص or حِمَّص (ḥimmiṣ or ḥimmaṣm (collective, singulative حِمِّصَة (ḥimmiṣa) or حِمَّصَة (ḥimmaṣa))

  1. chickpea

NounEdit

حُمُّص (ḥummuṣ?

  1. (colloquial) Alternative form of حِمِّص (ḥimmiṣ)
  2. hummus

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