a water wheel with buckets at its circumference, used in Spain and the Near East to raise and discharge water
Origin of noriaSpanish from Arabic n???ra from Syriac n???r from n?ar, (he) poured out
An undershot water wheel with buckets attached to its rim, used to raise water from a stream, especially for transfer to an irrigation channel.
Origin of noriaSpanish from Arabic nā'ūra from Aramaic nā'urā from nə'ar to shake, roar n&ayin;r