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Where does the word alcohol come from?

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What language does the word alcohol come from?

Alcohol comes from Arabic 'al kuhlالكحول

Does the word help have a prefix?

No, a prefix is a word that would come before a word, like anti-alcohol. Anti would be the prefix.

What is the origin of the word 'alcohol'?

The word alcohol comes from the Arabic word al-kuhul.

Latin word for alcohol?

The Latin word for alcohol is ipsum. The word alcohol in Italian is alcol, in Spanish it is alcohol, and in German allkohol.

Who named alcohol alcohol where did they come up with the name?

The word is believed to be of Arabic origin. 'Al' means 'the' and 'kohl' a substance obtained by distillation.

Is the word 'alcohol' a noun?

Yes, the word alcohol is a noun, a word for a liquid compound; a word for a thing.

Do you capitalize the word alcohol?

No the word alcohol is not capitalized.

What is the Luhya word for alcohol?

The Luhya word for the English word alcohol is "pombe."

What is noun for alcohol?

The word alcohol is a noun, a word for a liquid compound; a word for a thing.

What is the compound word for rubbing alcohol?

Are you looking for the word isopropyl alcohol?

From what names do some chemical symbols come from?

Nital, which is a solution of alcohol and nitric acid, elements like Nitrogen, Nickel, and Neon come from this base word.

How do you spell alcohol in spanish?

The word for alcohol in Spanish is "alcohol" - the same as it is in English.

Does the word alcohol come from Anglo Saxon word meaning devil?

I don't think so. Answer 2: No, it's from Latin, which got it from Arabic. It comes from an Arabic word meaning "the distillate."

How many syllables are in the word alcohol?

The word alcohol has three syllables. (Al-co-hol)

What is the Arab meaning of the word alcohol?

The word alcohol is from the Arabic "al kohl," meaning "the essence."

What is the French word for alcohol?

Alcohol is "alcool" (masc.) in French.

What group of drugs does alcohol come from?

alcohol is under the category of depressants

Whre does alcohol come from?

Alcohol is produced by yeast acting on sugars.

What is the anagram of alcohol?

There is no anagram of the word alcohol. The next longest possible word from those letters is halloo.

Where did the word stoned come from?

First attested c.1930 musical (jazz) slang for intoxication/immobility due to drugs/alcohol.

Can alcohol come out in a drug test?

Yes, some companies test for alcohol....

What is the latin word for alcohol?

Italian word: alcolico

What is another word for alcohol?

Ethanol (the kind of alcohol that people drink).

How does one properly spell 'alcohol'?

The proper spelling of the word alcahol is alcohol in the English language. There are many variations that one may spell this word as the pronunciation and the spelling are slightly different.

Were does alcohol come from?

It comes from factories