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)