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jebel

[jeb-uh l]
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djebel

or jeb·el

[jeb-uh l]
noun
  1. (chiefly in Arabic-speaking countries) a mountain: often used as part of a placename to indicate that the place is situated on or near a mountain: the Djebel Druze of southern Syria.
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Origin of djebel

< French < dialectal Arabic jebel
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jebel

djebel

noun
  1. a hill or mountain in an Arab country
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djebel

noun
  1. a variant spelling of jebel
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