كبريت

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Aramaic כִּבְּרִיתָא(kiḇrīṯā) /‎ ܟܶܒܪܺܝܬܳܐ(kĕḇrīṯā, sulfur), from Akkadian 𒆠𒀀𒀭𒀀𒇉 (kibrītu, sulfur; firebrand)

Noun[edit]

كِبْرِيت (kibrītm

  1. sulfur
  2. matches

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References[edit]

  • كبريت” in Almaany
  • Fraenkel, Siegmund (1886) Die aramäischen Fremdwörter im Arabischen (in German), Leiden: E. J. Brill, page 153
  • Wehr, Hans; Kropfitsch, Lorenz (1985), “كبريت”, in Arabisches Wörterbuch für die Schriftsprache der Gegenwart (in German), 5th edition, Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, published 2011, →ISBN, page 1083