ħafna

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Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic حَفْنة(ḥafna, a handful). The word refers to a small amount in Arabic, but developed the sense “much, many” over time; compare English pretty, rather (both “somewhat”, but also “very”), or quite a few.

Adjective[edit]

ħafna (comparative iktar or iżjed)

  1. much; many

Adverb[edit]

ħafna

  1. very