kap

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See also: Kap, kæp, and kąp

Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *kapa, from Proto-Indo-European *keh₂p-.[1][2] Cognate to (Baltic) Latvian kàmpju, kàmpt; Proto-Celtic *kawnos (Old Irish cúan, Irish cuan, Scottish Gaelic cuan); Proto-Germanic *habnō, Proto-Germanic *habjaną (to have, lift); Proto-Hellenic *kapťō (Ancient Greek κάπτω (káptō)), Proto-Hellenic *kṓpā (Ancient Greek κώπη (kṓpē)); Proto-Italic *kapiō (Latin capiō) and (perhaps) also Old Armenian խափ (xapʿ), Old Armenian խափանեմ (xapʿanem) (perhaps) and Latin capsa.

Verb[edit]

kap (first-person singular past tense kapa, participle kapur)

  1. I grab
  2. I catch
  3. I grip

Conjugation[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

kap f

  1. lid, cover

References[edit]

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998), “kap”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, page 169
  2. ^ Demiraj, Bardhyl (1997), “kap”, in Albanische Etymologien: Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz [Albanian Etymologies: Investigations into the Albanian Inherited Lexicon] (Leiden Studies in Indo-European; 7) (in German), Amsterdam, Atlanta: Rodopi

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

kap n (singular definite kappet, plural indefinite kap)

  1. (geography) cape

Declension[edit]

Verb[edit]

kap

  1. imperative of kappe

References[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kɑp/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: kap
  • Rhymes: -ɑp

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch cappe.

Noun[edit]

kap f (plural kappen, diminutive kapje n)

  1. cap
  2. cover
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From kappen.

Noun[edit]

kap m (uncountable)

  1. stroke; chopping

Verb[edit]

kap

  1. first-person singular present indicative of kappen
  2. imperative of kappen

Anagrams[edit]


Haitian Creole[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

kap

  1. Clipping of kapab.

Etymology 2[edit]

Particle[edit]

kap

  1. Contraction of ki ap.
    • 2019 March 19, “Rankont ann Itali ant Anvwaye Espesyal Etazini ak Larisi sou Kriz Venezuela a”, in Lavwadlamerik[1]:
      Anvwaye espesyal Etazini pou Venezuela, Elliot Abrams, ak vis-minis afè etranjè Larisi, Sergei Ryabkov, ap fè reyinyon nan vil Wòm ann Itali pou yo pale sou sityasyon Venezuela kap agrave.”
      American Special Envoy for Venezuela Elliot Abrams and Russian Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergei Ryabkov are meeting in the city of Rome, Italy to talk about "the situation in Venezuela which is worsening."

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably an onomatopoeia.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

kap

  1. (transitive) to get, to receive
  2. (intransitive) to snatch, to grab (referring to a sudden movement) (-hoz/-hez/-höz or -ba/-be)
  3. (transitive, dialectical) to find

Conjugation[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

With verbal prefixes
Expressions

References[edit]

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN

Min Nan[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of kap – see (“and”).
(This character, kap, is the Pe̍h-ōe-jī form of .)

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

kap

  1. second-person singular imperative of kapać

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kapь.

Noun[edit]

kȃp f (Cyrillic spelling ка̑п)

  1. drop
  2. stroke (brain hemorrhage)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Southern Kam[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kap

  1. ear

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kap n

  1. (geography) cape
  2. catch
  3. cut

Declension[edit]

Declension of kap 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kap kapet kap kapen
Genitive kaps kapets kaps kapens

Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English cup.

Noun[edit]

kap

  1. cup

Turkish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Turkic kap(kap), from Proto-Turkic *kā, *kāp.

Noun[edit]

kap (definite accusative kabı, plural kaplar)

  1. vessel, can, container, holder, pot, case
  2. cover (of a vessel etc.)

Etymology 2[edit]

From French cape.

Noun[edit]

kap (definite accusative kapı, plural kaplar)

  1. cape (sleeveless garment covering the torso, especially as a woman’s dress)

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

kap

  1. second-person singular imperative of kapmak

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

kap (nominative plural kaps)

  1. head

Declension[edit]