almíbar

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic مَيْبَة(mayba), from Persian می به(may bih, literally quince nectar).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /alˈmibaɾ/, [alˈmi.β̞aɾ]

Noun[edit]

almíbar m (plural almíbares)

  1. sugar water
  2. sweet syrup, made of sugar only

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Descendants[edit]

  • Tagalog: arníbal

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