زنجبيل

See also: زنجبیل

ArabicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Classical Syriac ܙܢܓܒܝܠ(zangabīl), ܙܢܓܒܝܪ(zangabīr), from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀲𑀺𑀁𑀕𑀺𑀯𑁂𑀭 (siṃgivera), 𑀲𑀺𑀁𑀕𑀯𑁂𑀭 (siṃgavera), from Sanskrit शृङ्गवेर (śṛṅgavera), from Old Tamil இந்சி (iṅci, ginger) + வேர் (vēr, root).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

زَنْجَبِيل (zanjabīlm

  1. ginger
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 76:17:
      وَيُسْقَوْنَ فِيهَا كَأْسًا كَانَ مِزَاجُهَا زَنْجَبِيلًا‎‎
      wayusqawna fīhā kaʾsan kāna mizājuhā zanjabīlan
      And they will be provided to drink a cup, the flavour/mixture of which is ginger.

DeclensionEdit

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Hijazi ArabicEdit

 
زَنْجَبيل

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic زَنْجَبِيل(zanjabīl).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

زَنْجَبيل (zanjabīlm pl

  1. ginger

South Levantine ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic زَنْجَبِيل(zanjabīl).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /zan.ʒa.biːl/, [zan.ʒaˈbiːl], [zan.d͡ʒaˈbiːl]
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NounEdit

زنجبيل (zanjabīlm

  1. ginger