chufa

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English[edit]

Chufa

Etymology[edit]

Spanish, from Latin cyphi (gallingale perfume).

Noun[edit]

chufa (plural chufas)

  1. Cyperus esculentus, a species of sedge native to warm temperate to subtropical regions of the Northern Hemisphere having small edible tubers.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cyphi (gallingale perfume).

Noun[edit]

chufa f (plural chufas)

  1. chufa
  2. edible tuber of that plant

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Verb[edit]

chufa

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of chufar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of chufar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of chufar.