غليون

ArabicEdit

 
غَلْيُون
 
غَلْيُون

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian galeone.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

غَلْيُون (ḡalyūnm (plural غَلَايِين(ḡalāyīn))

  1. galleon
  2. (water) pipe; (smoking) pipe
    Synonym: بِيبَة(bība) (more colloquial)

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ReferencesEdit

  • Kahane, Henry R.; Kahane, Renée; Tietze, Andreas, The Lingua Franca in the Levant: Turkish Nautical Terms of Italian and Greek Origin, Urbana: University of Illinois, 1958, pages 238–241
  • Wehr, Hans, “غلي”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic[1], 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, 1979, →ISBN