alefriz

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Andalusian Arabic [script needed] (alifríz), from Arabic إِفْرِيز (ʾifrīz), apocope of Classical Syriac ܦܪܝܙܘܡܐ (pərīzōmāʾ), from Ancient Greek περίζωμα (perízōma, girdle).

Noun[edit]

alefriz m (plural alefrices)

  1. (nautical) mortise, rabbet (on the keel or stem)