בקבוק

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Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably of onomatopoeic origin, imitating gurgling of water when it is poured out of a bottle. Compare Arabic بَقْبَقَة (baqbaqa, gurgling sound), Classical Syriac ܒܿܲܓܼܒܿܘܼܓܼܵܐ (baḡbūḡā, pitcher).

Noun[edit]

בַּקְבּוּק (bakbúkm (plural indefinite בַּקְבּוּקִים, singular construct בַּקְבּוּק־, plural construct בַּקְבּוּקֵי־)

  1. a bottle

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