Origin of hookah
Examples from the Web for hookah
“For the hookah scene in Zombieland we used herbal cigarettes as pot,” props worker Katrina Rice told The Daily Beast.
"You'll get used to it in time," said the Caterpillar; and it put the hookah into its mouth and began smoking again.The Worlds Greatest Books|Arthur Mee, J. A. Hammerton, Eds.
The blundering garron had been made restive by the rush past, and the hookah all but fell from the hampered hands.From Sea to Sea|Rudyard Kipling
At ten o'clock, after I had breakfasted and smoked my hookah, it was proposed that we "go on at once."Wanderings in India|John Lang
British Dictionary definitions for hookah
Word Origin for hookah
Word Origin and History for hookah
also hooka, 1763, from Arabic huqqah "small box, vessel" (through which the smoke is drawn), extended in Urdu to the whole apparatus.