Definition of riqq in English:

riqq

(also rikk, rik, riq)

noun

  • A musical instrument similar to a tambourine, used principally in Arab countries.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Edward Lane (1801–1876), orientalist. From Egyptian Arabic riqq small tambourine.

Pronunciation

riqq

/riːk//rɪk/