sofa

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See also: Sofa, sofá, sofà, and sófa

English[edit]

A woman on a sofa.
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Etymology[edit]

Derived from Arabic صفة (súffa, sofa, long seat made of stone or brick), from Aramaic צפא (ṣipā’, mat). The word may have entered European languages via Turkish or through the Moorish occupation of Spain.

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Noun[edit]

sofa (plural sofas)

  1. An upholstered seat, typically having sides and back, long enough to accommodate two or more people.

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Danish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

sofa c (singular definite sofaen, plural indefinite sofaer)

  1. sofa, couch, divan, settee

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French[edit]

sofa

Etymology[edit]

From English sofa

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Noun[edit]

sofa m (plural sofas)

  1. couch; sofa

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Guernésiais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English sofa.

Noun[edit]

sofa m (plural sofas)

  1. sofa

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse sofa, from Proto-Germanic *swefaną.

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Verb[edit]

sofa (strong verb, third-person singular past indicative svaf, third-person plural past indicative sváfum, supine sofið)

  1. (intransitive) to sleep
    Ekki vekja hana, hún er sofandi.
    Don't wake her up, she's sleeping.

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Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

sofa (plural sofas)

  1. (item of furniture) sofa

Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English sofa.

Noun[edit]

sofa m (plural sofas)

  1. sofa

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Noun[edit]

sofa m (definite singular sofaen, indefinite plural sofaer, definite plural sofaene)

  1. sofa, couch

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

sofa m (definite singular sofaen, indefinite plural sofaer or sofaar, definite plural sofaene or sofaane)

  1. a sofa or couch

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

sòfa f (Cyrillic spelling со̀фа)

  1. (Serbia) sofa

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