かふ

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See also: かぶ, がふ, and がぶ

Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of かふ – see the following entry.
[verb] to buy
[verb] to value, to appreciate, to have a high opinion of someone
[verb] to provoke someone, to stir
(This term, かふ, is a historical hiragana spelling of the above term.)

Etymology 2[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of かふ – see 飼う.
(This term, かふ, is an alternative spelling of the above terms.)

(The following entry is uncreated: 飼う.)

Etymology 3[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of かふ – see the following entries.
寡夫
[noun] widower
寡婦
[noun] widow
(This term, かふ, is an alternative spelling of the above Sino-Japanese terms.)

(The following entries are uncreated: 下付, 火夫, 花布, 花譜, 家父, 家扶, 家婦, 家譜, 跏趺.)


Old Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Japonic *kapu.

Verb[edit]

かふ (kapu)

  1. 飼ふ: to raise, rear, keep (livestock)
  2. 買ふ: to buy, exchange
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Japonic *kapaCi, cognate with Etymology 1 senses above.

Verb[edit]

かふ (kapu)

  1. 換ふ, 易ふ: to replace; to exchange, interchange
Conjugation[edit]