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Definition of the noun ASIDA

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Asida is a genus of Tenebrionidae, described by Latreille in 1804.

Asida is a genus of Tenebrionidae, described by Hope in 1843.

Asida is a genus of Tenebrionidae, described by Hope in 1843.

Food

Asida is a dish made up of a cooked wheat flour lump of dough, sometimes with added butter or honey. Similar to gruel or porridge, it is eaten in many Arab and North African countries. It is particularly popular in Algeria, Libya, Tunisia, Saudi Arabia, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Sudan, and Yemen. It is usually eaten by hand, without the use of utensils. Often served during religious holidays such as Mawlid and Eid, it also served during traditional ceremonies accompanying the birth of child, such as the ‘aqīqah, the cutting of the hair of a newborn seven days after birth.

Miscellanea

Asida is a large genus of darkling beetles. They have been located around western Europe, in particular near the Mediterranean Sea.

Phrases with Asida

  1. Asida Serricollis
  2. Species Asida Serricollis
  3. Genus Asida

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Google previewSweet Treats around the World: An Encyclopedia of Food and Culture (2014)

An Encyclopedia of Food and Culture by Timothy G. Roufs, Kathleen Smyth Roufs

Asida is a famous sweet from medieval Muslim Andalusia, which spread throughout the Maghreb, a treat referred to in 10th-century texts, with recipes dating back to the 13th century. Wherever one turns in modern-day Maghrebi cities, one can ...

Google previewSons of Ishmael (RLE Egypt) (2013)

A Study of the Egyptian Bedouin by G.W. Murray

A favourite dish is jereisfia “ coarsely ground wheat ”, well boiled, over which butter-milk has been poured ; 'asida is a mere paste of flour and water. ' Burg/ml is wheat, coarsely brayed and dried in the sun. This is then reboiled with butter or oil.

Google previewMongolian-English Dictionary (2013)

by Ferdinand D Lessing

ASIDA / AIIMII adj., adv., and n. Always, permanent[ly], eternal[ly], infinite[ly], perpetually]; eternity; immutability. -- jayum-a. Something lasting or permanent. -- jin josu(n). Permanent, unchanging order; eternal truth. -- jin orun. The realm of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Jewish Food (2010)

by Gil Marks

Asida was a thick semolina porridge. Some versions were enriched with butter and sweetened with honey, sorghum, or date honey.Inthe Maghreb, it was also flavored witha hot chili sauce. Initially,sweet asidawas primarily a festivedish,but in ...

Google previewDictionary of Food (2009)

International Food and Cooking Terms from A to Z by Charles Sinclair

Alsocalled winged yam,greater yam asida NorthAfrica Cooked semolina served in Morocco withhoney asier Denmark Sweet pickled cucumber used as a garnish Asimina triloba ...

Google previewA Dictionary, Gujarati and English. 2. ed (1868)

as, similar to; as asida, just as if it were oil; toi. - •1861, f. A. A copy; a transcript from the original; a thing in general made, in imitation of another; also imitation, mimicry, taking off.

Google previewEncyclopedia of 20th-Century Technology (2005)

by Colin Hempstead, William Worthington

AsIda Craven assertedin an article onleisure forthe Encyclopedia ofSocial Sciences in1933, “the tone of any society is largely determined bythe quality ofitsleisure.” Technologyhas alsoplayeda second role intheshaping of modernleisure, less ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge on an Original Plan Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings Edited by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose (1845)

Miscellaneous and lexicographical, vol. 2

ASIDA. Romans; and an hundred years more had not passed, before the coasts and islands of Asia. were known as far as the southern extremity of Japan.

Google previewEncyclopædia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge ... (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

ASIDA. ASIA. Aside. ASK. AsKANCE \-N- ASPECT.

Google previewEncyclopædia metropolitana; or, Universal dictionary of knowledge, ed. by E. Smedley, Hugh J. Rose and Henry J. Rose. [With] Plates (1845)

by Edward Smedley

ASIDA ASIA. ASIDE. ASK. ASKANCE ASPHYXIA. ASPIDIUM. ASPI- DIUM. ASPIRE. mmf- ASPIRE. ASPLENIUM. Romans ; and an hundred years more had not passed, before the coasts and islands of Asia were known as . far as the southern ...

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