kafa

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See also: káfa and kâfa

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Noun[edit]

kafā f (plural kafofi)

  1. small hole, opening
  2. means of escape, loophole

Verb[edit]

kafā̀ (grade 1)

  1. to erect, to put up
  2. To stick something into
  3. to form, to establish
  4. to proclaim, to issue a law

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *gʷabʰ-. Cognate with Ancient Greek βάπτω (báptō).

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Verb[edit]

kafa (weak verb, third-person singular past indicative kafaði, supine kafað)

  1. to dive, to go so deep underwater that one can't be seen
    Hann kafaði 20 metra undir yfirborðið.
    He dived 20 meters under the surface.

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Turkish kahve, from Arabic قَهْوَة (qáhwa).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kǎfa/
  • Hyphenation: ka‧fa

Noun[edit]

kàfa f (Cyrillic spelling ка̀фа)

  1. coffee

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic قفاء (ḳafāˀ).

Noun[edit]

kafa (definite accusative [[{{{1}}}#Turkish|{{{1}}}]], plural [[{{{2}}}#Turkish|{{{2}}}]])

  1. head