jabeba

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Aphaeresis of ajabeba, from Old Spanish axabeba, from Andalusian Arabic, from Arabic. This definition is lacking an etymology or has an incomplete etymology. You can help Wiktionary by giving it a proper etymology.

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jabeba f (plural jabebas)

  1. (historical) A type of flute intended to imitate the sound of an organ; used predominantly by Moriscos in medieval Spain.

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