kibbe

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noun kib·be \ˈki-bē\
variants: or

kibbeh

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kibbi

Definition of kibbe

  1. :  a Near Eastern dish of ground lamb and bulgur that is eaten cooked or raw

Origin and Etymology of kibbe

Arabic dialect (Levant) kibba


First Known Use: 1829


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