Kabob vs Kebab - What's the difference?

kabob | kebab | Alternative forms |

Kabob is an alternative form of kebab.


As nouns the difference between kabob and kebab

is that kabob is (us) (kebab) while kebab is (british) a dish of pieces of meat, fish, or vegetables roasted on a skewer or spit.

As verbs the difference between kabob and kebab

is that kabob is (us) (kebab) while kebab is to roast in the style of a kebab.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

kabob

English

(wikipedia kabob)

Noun

(en noun)
  • Verb

    (en-verb)
  • kebab

    English

    (wikipedia kebab)

    Alternative forms

    * kabob, kebap, kabab, kebob

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (British) A dish of pieces of meat, fish, or vegetables roasted on a skewer or spit.
  • A shish kebab or any other food on a skewer.
  • A Muslim, usually of Arab descent.
  • Derived terms

    * doner kebab * kafta kebab * shish kebab * seekh kebab

    Verb

    (kebabb)
  • To roast in the style of a kebab.
  • (slang) To stab or skewer.
  • See also

    * shashlik * giros * shawarma * souvlaki * suya

    References

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