Definition of nebel in English:

nebel

noun

(also nebhel)
historical Music
  • An ancient Hebrew stringed instrument.

    Usually supposed to have been a kind of harp.

Pronunciation

nebel

/ˈniːb(ə)l/ /ˈneɪb(ə)l/

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in Chambers's Cyclopaedia. From Hebrew neḇel or nēḇel, cognate with a Phoenician word for ‘harp’.