kavez

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ottoman Turkish قفص(kafes) (Turkish kafes), from Persian قفس(qafes), from Arabic قَفَص(qafaṣ). Compare Bulgarian кафез(kafez).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kǎʋez/
  • Hyphenation: ka‧vez

Noun[edit]

kàvez m ‎(Cyrillic spelling ка̀вез)

  1. cage
  2. birdcage

Declension[edit]