ghormeh sabzi

Pronunciations

ghormeh sabzi (GHOR-meh sab-zee) listen
ghormeh sabzi (ghor-meh sab-ZEE) listen

Definitions

  • n. Herb stew

Example Sentences

  • “My favorite dish will always be ghormeh sabzi.”

Languages of Origin

  • Persian

Etymology

  • Ghormeh comes from the Turkish word “kavurmak,” which means “braised.” Sabzi is the Persian word for “herbs.” 

    • Who Uses This

      • Persian: Jews of Persian origin

      Regions

      • North America

      Dictionaries

      • None

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