استكف

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ك ف ف (k-f-f)

Verb[edit]

استكف (istákaffa) (perfect, imperfect يستكف, Verb form X)

  1. to ask for alms, to cadge, to solicit, to practice begging
  2. to shade the eyes with the hand
  3. to coil (of a snake)
  4. to surround, to flock around