Other Word Forms
Origin of julep
- Middle English a sugar syrup from Old French from Medieval Latin from Arabic julāb from Persian gulāb rosewater gul rose (from Middle Persian) (from Old Iranian wr̥da-) (Greek rhodon) (from earlier wrodon) āb water (from Middle Persian) (from Old Iranian āp-, ap-) (Sanskrit āpas waters)
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Persian گلاب (golâb).