zaatar

[zah-ah-tahr, zah-tahr]

noun

any of several related Mediterranean herbs, as wild marjoram or thyme.
Middle Eastern Cookery. a preparation of herbs and spices, typically including sumac, oregano, thyme, savory, and sesame seeds.

Nearby words

  1. z0,
  2. za,
  3. za-zen,
  4. zaandam,
  5. zaanstad,
  6. zabaglione,
  7. zabrze,
  8. zabulon,
  9. zabuton,
  10. zacatecas

Also za'atar [zah-ah-tahr] /ˈzɑ ɑˌtɑr/, za·tar [zah-tahr] /ˈzɑ tɑr/.

Origin of zaatar

From Arabic

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