کف

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Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian kp (kaf, foam, slime). Cognate with Khotanese khavä (foam), etc.

Noun[edit]

کف (kaf) (plural کف‌ها(kaf-hâ))

  1. foam
  2. froth

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971) , “kaf”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, page 48

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic كَفّ(kaff).

Noun[edit]

کف (kaf) (plural کف‌ها(kaf-hâ))

  1. palm
  2. applause
  3. floor

Derived terms[edit]