kaf

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

kaf (plural kafs)

  1. The twenty-second letter of the Arabic alphabet. ك(k)
  2. Alternative spelling of kaph

See also[edit]

  • (letter of the Arabic alphabet) Previous: ق(q). Next: ل(l)

Anagrams[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch caf, from Old Dutch *kaf, from Proto-Germanic *kafą.

Cognate German Kaff, English chaff, West Frisian tsjêf.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kɑf/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɑf

Noun[edit]

kaf n (uncountable)

  1. chaff

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

kaf

  1. kaph, kaf (eleventh letter of the Hebrew and Phoenician scripts and the Northwest Semitic abjad, twenty-second letter of the Arabic script)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of kaf (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative kaf kafit
genitive kafin kafien
partitive kafia kafeja
illative kafiin kafeihin
singular plural
nominative kaf kafit
accusative nom. kaf kafit
gen. kafin
genitive kafin kafien
partitive kafia kafeja
inessive kafissa kafeissa
elative kafista kafeista
illative kafiin kafeihin
adessive kafilla kafeilla
ablative kafilta kafeilta
allative kafille kafeille
essive kafina kafeina
translative kafiksi kafeiksi
instructive kafein
abessive kafitta kafeitta
comitative kafeineen
Possessive forms of kaf (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person kafini kafimme
2nd person kafisi kafinne
3rd person kafinsa

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Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kaf n (genitive singular kafs, no plural)

  1. the state of being submerged, immersed; submersion, immersion

Declension[edit]


Indonesian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic ك(k, kaf).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kaf/
  • Hyphenation: kaf

Noun[edit]

kaf

  1. The twenty-second letter of the Arabic alphabet. ك(k)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Dutch kaft (book cover).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kaf/
  • Hyphenation: kaf

Noun[edit]

kaf

  1. cover (book)
    Synonym: sampul

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hebrew כַּף(kap̄).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kaf/, [käf]
  • Hyphenation: kàf

Noun[edit]

kaf m or f (invariable)

  1. kaph, specifically:
    1. The name of the Phoenician-script letter 𐤊
    2. The name of the Hebrew-script letter כ

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

kaf

  1. past participle of kafen
  2. second-person singular imperative of kafen

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

kaf

  1. Alternative form of chaf

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

kaf (nominative plural kafs)

  1. coffee

Declension[edit]