shisha

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Borrowed from Egyptian Arabic شيشة(šīša), from Turkish şişe, from Persian شیشه(šīša, glass, mirror).

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shisha (countable and uncountable, plural shishas)

  1. (countable) An Arabic water-pipe, or hookah.
    Synonyms: hookah, hubbly bubbly, narghile
  2. The tobacco smoked in such a pipe, especially as mixed with molasses and flavour extract.
    Synonym: maassel
  3. (textiles) A type of embroidery with small pieces of reflective metal attached to the fabric.
    Synonym: mirrorwork

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shisha

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ししゃ

Uzbek[edit]

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Cyrillic шиша
Roman shisha
Perso-Arabic ‍‍

Noun[edit]

shisha (plural shishalar)

  1. glass
  2. bottle
    Synonym: butilka

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