Definition of labneh in English:

labneh

(also labne)

Pronunciation /ˈlebnā/ /ˈlɛbneɪ/

noun

  • (in Middle Eastern cooking) yogurt that has been strained until it has the consistency of soft cheese, typically served with savory seasonings as a dip or spread.

    • ‘fried cauliflower with labneh’

Origin

From Arabic labna ‘strained yogurt’.