tebbad

noun

teb·​bad
ˈteˌbad
plural -s
: a sandstorm

Word History

Etymology

perhaps from Persian tab fever + bād wind, from Middle Persian vāt; akin to Avestan vāta- wind, Sanskrit vāta

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“Tebbad.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tebbad. Accessed 16 Apr. 2024.

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