Nixe

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Nixe arabice amilum.


Apparatus:

arabice B e | ara. AC | grece f

amilum (-luʒ e; -lũ A f) AC ef | anulum B {'mi' misread as 'nu'}


Translation:

Nixe is Arabic for Latin amilum {"starch"}.


Commentary:

Siggel (1950: 71): ﻧﺷﺎﺀ /našāʔ/ Stärkekleister, Wäschestärke {"starch paste, starch"}.


See also: Amilum


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