ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ز ب ل(z-b-l). Compare Hebrew זֶבֶל(manure, garbage), Classical Syriac ܙܒܠܐ‎.

Pronunciation 1Edit

VerbEdit

زَبَّلَ (zabbala) II, non-past يُزَبِّلُ‎‎ (yuzabbilu)

  1. to fertilize, to treat with compost
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Pronunciation 2Edit

NounEdit

زِبْل (ziblm

  1. compost
  2. dung, manure
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PersianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

زبل (zebel)

  1. quick-witted
  2. clever
  3. cunning