jibbons

/ (ˈdʒɪbənz) /

pl n

Southwest English dialect spring onions

Nearby words

  1. jib crane,
  2. jib-headed,
  3. jibaro,
  4. jibba,
  5. jibber-jabber,
  6. jibe,
  7. jibouti,
  8. jibuti,
  9. jicama,
  10. jicarilla

Word Origin for jibbons

from Norman French chiboule, variant of French ciboule onion, ultimately from Latin capulla an onion patch, from caepa an onion

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012