zaatar

zaatar

[zah-ah-tahr, zah-tahr]
noun
1.
any of several related Mediterranean herbs, as wild marjoram or thyme.
2.
Middle Eastern Cookery. a preparation of herbs and spices, typically including sumac, oregano, thyme, savory, and sesame seeds.
Also, za'atar [zah-ah-tahr] , zatar [zah-tahr] .


Origin:
< Arabic

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