Medjool-date meaning

mə-jo͝ol
A soft date with crinkly, dark brown skin, prized for its large size and sweet flavor.
noun
0
0
Advertisement

Origin of medjool-date

  • Arabic majhūl unknown passive participle of jahila to be ignorant of, not to know (so called because it is produced by a previously unknown variety of date palm found growing in the oasis of Tafilalt in Morocco) ghl in Semitic roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition