gibleh

noun
gib·​leh | \ ˈgiblə, -lē \
plural -s

Definition of gibleh

: a hot desert wind of northern Africa especially Libya — compare harmattan, sirocco

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History and Etymology for gibleh

Arabic qiblīy south wind

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“Gibleh.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gibleh. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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