imaret

noun

ima·​ret i-ˈmär-ət How to pronounce imaret (audio)
: an inn or hospice in Turkey

Word History

Etymology

Turkish

First Known Use

1613, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of imaret was in 1613

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Cite this Entry

“Imaret.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/imaret. Accessed 20 Apr. 2024.

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