narghile

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English[edit]

ναργιλές

Etymology[edit]

From French narghilé, from Turkish nargile, from Persian نارگیله (nārgileh) from نارگیل (nārgil, coconut), which used to be used to construct the bowl, from Sanskrit नारिकेल (nārikela, coconut).[1]

Noun[edit]

narghile (plural narghiles)

  1. A large Oriental tobacco pipe wherein the smoke is drawn through water to filter and cool it.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "narghile." Dictionary.com. Dictionary.com Unabridged (v 1.1)., The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language. 2008.

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

narghile m (plural narghiles)

  1. Alternative form of narguile