Scripts لبنان (Arabic), ܠܒܢܢ (Syriac)
Other Forms FormsLiban (French)
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Contributor Contrib.anonymous on 4/22/2017
From the name of Mount Lebanon, which is ultimately from the Phoenician and Semitic root lbn meaning "white", most likely referring to the snow on the mountains. This is the name of a republic in West Asia and the Middle East and a mountain range.