variants or less commonly tandour or tendoor
plural -s
: a table or seat with a brazier of coals under it that is used for warmth in some countries of southwestern Asia

Word History


Turkish tandur, from Arabic tannūr, from Aramaic tannūra, from Akkadian tinūru

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

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