Compare Ge'ez ዖፍ (ʿof, “bird”).
עוֹף • (of) m (plural indefinite עוֹפוֹת, singular construct עוֹף־, plural construct עוֹפוֹת־)
- A bird (as covered with feathers, or rather as covering with wings), often collective: - bird, that flieth, flying, fowl.
- poultry (meat)
- “עוף” in the Hebrew Terms Database of the Academy of Hebrew Language.
From Hebrew עוֹף ('óf).
עוף • (of) n, plural עופֿות (oyfes)