kebab

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English[edit]

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some kebabs

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Etymology[edit]

From Turkish kebap, from Arabic كباب (kabāb) or Persian کباب (kabâb, fried meat).[1]

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kebab (plural kebabs)

  1. (UK) A dish of pieces of meat, fish, or vegetables roasted on a skewer or spit.
  2. A shishkabob or any other food on a skewer.

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kebab (third-person singular simple present kebabs, present participle kebabbing, simple past and past participle kebabbed)

  1. (transitive) To roast in the style of a kebab.
  2. (transitive, slang) To stab or skewer.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "kebab." Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary Merriam-Webster. 2008.

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Turkish kebap.

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kebab

  1. kebab

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Turkish kebap.

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kebab m (plural kebabs)

  1. kebab.

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Turkish kebap.

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kebab m (invariable)

  1. kebab

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Turkish kebap, from Arabic or Persian کباب (kabāb, fried meat).

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kebab m

  1. kebab

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Turkish kebap, from Arabic or Persian کباب (kabāb, fried meat).

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kebab m

  1. kebab

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Swedish[edit]

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kebab c

  1. a kebab

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