sakieh

noun sak·i·eh \ ˈsakēˌe \
variants: or sakiyeh \-ēˌye\ or sakia \-ēə\

Definition of sakieh

plural -s
:a waterwheel with buckets attached to its periphery or to an endless rope used especially in Egypt for raising water from wells or pits

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Origin and Etymology of sakieh

Arabic sāqiyah


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