narghile

See also: narghilè

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EnglishEdit

narghile

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
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