kaki

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See also: Kaki, kākī, käki, kaķi, and kaķī

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from Japanese (kaki).

Noun[edit]

kaki (plural kakis)

  1. a persimmon, more specifically the Japanese persimmon (Diospyros kaki).
Translations[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

kaki

  1. Misspelling of khaki.

Anagrams[edit]


Brunei Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *kaki, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qaqay, from Proto-Austronesian *qaqay.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kaki/
  • Hyphenation: ka‧ki

Noun[edit]

kaki

  1. leg
  2. (anatomy) foot
  3. foot (unit of measure)

Synonyms[edit]

  • (part of the body): batis

Czech[edit]

Kaki

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Japanese (kaki).

Noun[edit]

kaki n (indeclinable)

  1. persimmon fruit

Synonyms[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑki/, [ˈkɑki]
  • Rhymes: -ɑki
  • Syllabification: ka‧ki

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from Japanese (kaki).

Noun[edit]

kaki

  1. persimmon
Declension[edit]
Inflection of kaki (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative kaki kakit
genitive kakin kakien
partitive kakia kakeja
illative kakiin kakeihin
singular plural
nominative kaki kakit
accusative nom. kaki kakit
gen. kakin
genitive kakin kakien
partitive kakia kakeja
inessive kakissa kakeissa
elative kakista kakeista
illative kakiin kakeihin
adessive kakilla kakeilla
ablative kakilta kakeilta
allative kakille kakeille
essive kakina kakeina
translative kakiksi kakeiksi
instructive kakein
abessive kakitta kakeitta
comitative kakeineen
Possessive forms of kaki (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person kakini kakimme
2nd person kakisi kakinne
3rd person kakinsa
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

kaki

  1. Indicative present connegative form of kakkia.
  2. Second-person singular imperative present form of kakkia.
  3. Second-person singular imperative present connegative form of kakkia.

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from Japanese (kaki); brought over from Japan in the nineteenth century.

Noun[edit]

kaki m (plural kakis)

  1. persimmon, Sharon fruit
  2. a persimmon tree

Etymology 2[edit]

Spelling evolved from khaki which was brought into French usage from the English, Hindu, Urdu and Persian word.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

kaki m or f (plural kakis)

  1. the colour khaki

Adjective[edit]

kaki (plural kakis)

  1. of the colour khaki

Further reading[edit]


German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English khaki.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkaːki/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ka‧ki

Adjective[edit]

kaki (indeclinable)

  1. khaki (color)

References[edit]

  • kaki” in Duden online
  • kaki” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Clipping and -i diminutive of kaka (excrement).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkɒki]
  • Hyphenation: ka‧ki
  • Rhymes: -ki

Noun[edit]

kaki (plural kakik)

  1. (informal, often childish) poo, poop (feces)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative kaki kakik
accusative kakit kakikat
dative kakinak kakiknak
instrumental kakival kakikkal
causal-final kakiért kakikért
translative kakivá kakikká
terminative kakiig kakikig
essive-formal kakiként kakikként
essive-modal
inessive kakiban kakikban
superessive kakin kakikon
adessive kakinál kakiknál
illative kakiba kakikba
sublative kakira kakikra
allative kakihoz kakikhoz
elative kakiból kakikból
delative kakiról kakikról
ablative kakitól kakiktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
kakié kakiké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
kakiéi kakikéi
Possessive forms of kaki
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. kakim kakijaim
2nd person sing. kakid kakijaid
3rd person sing. kakija kakijai
1st person plural kakink kakijaink
2nd person plural kakitok kakijaitok
3rd person plural kakijuk kakijaik

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ kaki in Zaicz, Gábor (ed.). Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN.  (See also its 2nd edition.)

Further reading[edit]

  • (feces): kaki in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN
  • (alternative form of khaki): kaki , redirecting to khaki in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (’The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN

Anagrams[edit]


Indonesian[edit]

Indonesian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkaki]
  • Hyphenation: ka‧ki

Etymology 1[edit]

From Malay kaki, from Proto-Malayic *kaki, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qaqay (compare Cia-Cia 까께 (kkakke)), from Proto-Austronesian *qaqay).

Noun[edit]

kaki (first-person possessive kakiku, second-person possessive kakimu, third-person possessive kakinya)

  1. foot:
    1. (anatomy) a biological structure found in many animals that is used for locomotion and that is frequently a separate organ at the terminal part of the leg.
    2. a short foot-like projection on the bottom of an object to support it.
      kaki mejatable leg
    3. the base or bottom of anything.
    4. a unit of measure equal to twelve inches or one third of a yard, equal to exactly 30.48 centimetres.
  2. (anatomy) leg
Synonyms[edit]

Classifier[edit]

kaki

  1. classifier for umbrella
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.).

Noun[edit]

kaki (first-person possessive kakiku, second-person possessive kakimu, third-person possessive kakinya)

  1. grandfather.
    Synonyms: aki, kakek

Etymology 3[edit]

From Japanese (かき) (kaki, persimmon).

Noun[edit]

kaki (first-person possessive kakiku, second-person possessive kakimu, third-person possessive kakinya)

  1. persimmon.
    Synonyms: kesemek, persimon

Etymology 4[edit]

From Dutch kaki (khaki), from HindiUrdu ख़ाकी / خاکی(xākī), from Persian خاکی(xâki, dusty, earthy, earth-colored).

Noun[edit]

kaki (first-person possessive kakiku, second-person possessive kakimu, third-person possessive kakinya)

  1. alternative spelling of khaki.

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

kaki (invariable)

  1. Alternative form of cachi

Noun[edit]

kaki m (invariable)

  1. Alternative form of cachi

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

kaki

  1. Rōmaji transcription of かき
  2. Rōmaji transcription of カキ

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kakъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

kaki

  1. what?, what kind of?, what sort of?

Declension[edit]


Malay[edit]

Malay Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ms

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *kaki (compare Indonesian kaki), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qaqay (compare Cia-Cia 까께 (kkakke)), from Proto-Austronesian *qaqay.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kaki (Jawi spelling کاکي‎, plural kaki-kaki, informal 1st possessive kakiku, 2nd possessive kakimu, 3rd possessive kakinya)

  1. (anatomy) foot (part of body), leg

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: kaki
  • Min Nan: 腳距脚距 (kioh-kī)

Further reading[edit]


Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English khaki.

Noun[edit]

kaki m (uncountable)

  1. (Jersey) khaki

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From English khaki.

Noun[edit]

kaki m (definite singular kakien, uncountable)

  1. khaki

Adjective[edit]

kaki (definite and plural kaki or kakie)

  1. khaki

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

kaki m (definite singular kakien, indefinite plural kakiar, definite plural kakiane)

  1. (botany) a persimmon

Anagrams[edit]


Panyjima[edit]

Noun[edit]

kaki

  1. Bird.

References[edit]

  • Dench, Alan (1991). "Panyjima", in R.M.W. Dixon and Barry J. Blake: The Handbook of Australian Languages, Volume 4. Melbourne: Oxford University Press Australia, 125–244.

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Japanese .

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kaki n (indeclinable)

  1. Japanese persimmon, kaki (fruit)
    Synonyms: persymona, szaron
  2. Japanese persimmon, kaki (tree)
    Synonyms: hebanowiec, hurma, persymona, szaron

Further reading[edit]

  • kaki in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • kaki in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from French kaki.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

kaki m or f or n (indeclinable)

  1. khaki
Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

kaki n (uncountable)

  1. khaki (colour)

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from French kaki.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kaki n (uncountable)

  1. persimmon

Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kaki

  1. khaki