freekeh

[free-kuh]

noun

young wheat that has been fire-roasted, then threshed and dried: usually cooked by boiling.

Origin of freekeh

From the Arabic word farīk ‘rubbed’
Also called fri·keh, far·ik [far-ik, fuh-reek] /ˈfær ɪk, fəˈrik/.
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