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Meaning of "sebesten" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SEBESTEN

sebesten  [sɪˈbɛstən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SEBESTEN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Sebesten is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES SEBESTEN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

sebesten

Cordia

Cordia is a genus of flowering plants in the borage family, Boraginaceae. It contains about 300 species of shrubs and trees, which are found worldwide mostly in warmer regions. Many of the species are commonly called manjack, while bocote may refer to several Central American species in Spanish. The generic name honours German botanist and pharmacist Valerius Cordus. Like most other Boraginaceae, a majority have trichomes on the leaves.

Definition of sebesten in the English dictionary

The definition of sebesten in the dictionary is an Asian tree with edible plum-like fruit.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SEBESTEN


Aston
ˈæstən
Avestan
əˈvɛstən
boston
ˈbɒstən
charleston
ˈtʃɑːlstən
country-and-western
ˌkʌntrɪəndˈwɛstən
eastern
ˈiːstən
guesten
ˈɡɛstən
Houston
ˈhjuːstən
Huston
ˈhjuːstən
Kingston
ˈkɪŋstən
Livingston
ˈlɪvɪŋstən
Midwestern
ˈmɪdˈwɛstən
northwestern
ˌnɔːθˈwɛstən
piston
ˈpɪstən
Preston
ˈprɛstən
Princeton
ˈprɪnstən
southeastern
ˌsaʊθˈiːstən
teston
ˈtɛstən
western
ˈwɛstən
Winston
ˈwɪnstən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SEBESTEN

seaworthiness
seaworthy
seaze
sebaceous
sebaceous glands
sebacic
sebacic acid
Sebastian
Sebastopol
sebate
sebiferous
sebific
seborrhea
seborrheal
seborrheic
seborrhoea
seborrhoeal
seborrhoeic
sebum
sebundy

WORDS THAT END LIKE SEBESTEN

Austen
chasten
christen
copper-fasten
fasten
glisten
Godwin-Austen
hasten
listen
moisten
rechristen
refasten
remoisten
sten
tungsten
unchristen
unfasten

Synonyms and antonyms of sebesten in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «sebesten» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SEBESTEN

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The translations of sebesten from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «sebesten» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

sebesten
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

sebesten
570 millions of speakers

English

sebesten
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

sebesten
380 millions of speakers
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sebesten
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

sebesten
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

sebesten
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

sebesten
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

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220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Sebesten
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

sebesten
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

sebesten
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

sebesten
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sebesten
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

sebesten
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

sebesten
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

सेबस्टन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

sebesten
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sebesten
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

sebesten
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

sebesten
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

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30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

sebesten
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

sebesten
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

sebesten
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

sebesten
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of sebesten

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SEBESTEN»

The term «sebesten» is used very little and occupies the 188.001 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SEBESTEN» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «sebesten» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «sebesten» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about sebesten

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SEBESTEN»

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Theatrum Botanicum: The Theater of Plants : Or, An Herball ...
TheSebcstenor Assyrian Plum; ' (He Sebesten tree groweth somewhat lower then the Plum tree, covered With a whitish barke, the branches are greene, whereon grow rounder thicker and harder leaves then they ; the bloffomes are 1 white ...
John Parkinson, 1640
2
Lectures on the Materia Medica Etc. Published from the ...
Sebestena domestica; an a'uaptaZz: Athcnzeo? B.P. 446. Myxa domestica, sive Sebesten. _'7.B. i. 197. Myxa. Dod. 806. Sebestena, Myxa, sive Myxaria. Gar. 1499. Myxos, sive Sebesten. Pork. 252. Myxa, five Sebesten. B. R. H. 1563. Myxa .
Charles Alston, 1770
3
Lectures on the Materia Medica: Containing the Natural ...
1. 7. p. 51. H. Sebestena, Myxa, Myxaria. off. Sebestena domestica; an ânanaÇts Athe- naso? B. P. 446. Myxa domestica, fiveSebesten. J.B. i. 197. Myxa. Dod. 806 . Sebestena, Myxa, five Myxaria. Ger. 1499. Myxos, five Sebesten. Park. 252.
Charles Alston, J. Bell ((Edimburgo)), John Hope, 1770
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Medical Synonym Lists from Medieval Provence: Shem Tov Ben ...
(FM 27) and 2) “sebesten”, i.e. the fruit of the sebesten tree, Cordia Myxa L. (AEY 168:162; DAS 2:295; FZ 241 f.; LF 1:296 f.; 3:462). Arabic sibistan or sabistan is the Arabic form ofthe Persian sag-pistan (VL 1:360) and means “sebesten”, i.e. ...
Shem Tov ben Isaak (of Tortosa), Gerrit Bos, Martina Hussein, 2011
5
The Small Dispensatory
(79) The preparation of the sebesten'" decoction which is useful against cough, pleurisy, pain in the chest, and pleural (complaint) Take appropriate quantities of scraped crushed liquorice roots, sweet soft seedless raisins, dried figs, sebesten,  ...
Sābūr Ibn Sahl, Oliver Kahl, 2003
6
A history of the materia medica: containing descriptions of ...
499 The Sebesten Is about three quarters of an Inch long, often less, seldom more, of a blackish Colour, and of a Kind of turbinated Figure, largest at the Base, and terminating in a Kind of Point at the Apex. Its Surface is deeply and irregularly ...
John Hill, 1751
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A History of the Materia Medica. - London, Longman, Hitsch, ...
The SEBESTEN, 499 The Sebesten is about three quarters of an Inch long, often less, seldom more, of a blackish Colour, and of a Kind of turbinated Figure, largest at the Base, and terminating in a Kind of Point at the Apex. Its Surface is ...
John Hill, 1751
8
A Botanical Materia Medica: Consisting of the Generic and ...
3. Segments of the corolla reflex Sebestena officinalis. Dill. hort. t. 255. Sebesten domestica. Commet, hort. 139. t. 72. Alpin, aegypt. fol. 12. p. 2. Leaves entire at the margin. Sebesten sylvestris. Alpin, aegypt. fol. I3. p. 1. Mixa domestica. Bauh.
Jonathan Stokes, 1812
9
The Persian Contributions to the English Language: An ...
< Ar. sukkan rudder] The steersman or quartermaster on a ship with a LASCAR crew. O, W [2] sebesten, n. (c.1400) Bot, 5 var. [ML. (< Ar. sabastan < Per. sapistan sebesten plum) & Ar.] Sebesten plum, the fruit of an East Indian tree used in India ...
Garland Hampton Cannon, Alan S. Kaye, 2001
10
The Seven Books of Paulus Aegineta: Translated from the ...
The sebesten-plum is described by the Arabian authorities without their making any reference to the Greek authorities, as is their wont. See Serapion (c. 8) ; Avicenna (ii, 2, 638) ; and Rhases (Contin. 1. ult. iii, 42.) The barbarous translation of ...
Aegineta Paulus, 1847

2 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SEBESTEN»

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Native summer blooms on the wane in city
... (African Tulip Tree, native to Central Africa), Cordia sebestena (Red Sebesten, native to Caribbean) and there seem to be many takers for the latter. «The Hindu, Apr 12»
2
Restaurant review: Chingping Seafood Restaurant 慶平海產店
It was composed of steamed fish steaks in a peppery sauce, covered in slivers of green onion and served with lots of sebesten fruit (破布子), or small, green ... «Taipei Times, Apr 11»

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