or ma·shre·bee·yeh



  1. (in Islamic countries) an oriel screened by latticework.
Also mashrebeeyah, mashrebeeyeh.

Origin of meshrebeeyeh

From the Arabic word mashrabīyah Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for mashrebeeyeh

Historical Examples of mashrebeeyeh

  • By the windows there were lattices of mashrebeeyeh work, which could be opened and closed at will.

    Bella Donna

    Robert Hichens

  • All the windows had lattices of mashrebeeyeh work fitted to them, and all these lattices were closed.

    Bella Donna

    Robert Hichens