shamal

noun
sha·​mal
variants: or shimal \ shə̇ˈmäl \
plural -s

Definition of shamal

: a northwesterly wind of Iraq and the Persian gulf

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History and Etymology for shamal

Arabic shamāl, shimāl

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“Shamal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shamal. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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