caife

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian caffè, from Ottoman Turkish قهوه(kahve), from Arabic قَهْوَة(qahwa, coffee).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkafʲə/, /ˈkafʲeː/

Noun[edit]

caife m ‎(genitive singular caife, nominative plural caifí)

  1. coffee
  2. café

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
caife chaife gcaife
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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