kofer

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Hebrewכֹּפֶר

Noun[edit]

kofer (plural kofrim)

  1. (Judaism) A nonbeliever.
    • 2003 February 16, David Goldman, “#Zionists: Ethiopian Christian Converts Yes! Native Palestinians No!”, in soc.culture.israel[1] (Usenet):
      Yishai is a kofer and apikorus, and so is Ravitz, and their whole gang of hypocritical collaborator two-faced opportunistic self-serving money-grabbing narcissistic snob idolator-loving desecrators of the Torah that make up UTJ and Shas.

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Koffer, from French coffre, from Old French cofre, from Latin cophinus (basket), from Ancient Greek κόφινος (kóphinos, basket).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kofer m (genitive kofra or kofera, diminutive koferk)

  1. suitcase

Declension[edit]

With syncope of e:

Without syncope of e:

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Starosta, Manfred (1999), “kofer”, in Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch (in German), Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Koffer.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kǒfer/
  • Hyphenation: ko‧fer

Noun[edit]

kòfer m (Cyrillic spelling ко̀фер)

  1. suitcase
    • 2015-12-28, Fazlija (lyrics and music), “Helikopter”, in Helikopter[2]:
      Helikopter, helikopter
      Para kofer, para kofer
      Helikopter, helikopter, šaljem ako treba
      Para kofer, para kofer, da bacaš sa neba
      Helikopter, helikopter, kol'ko treba zlata
      Samo da od doma otvoriš mi vrata?
      Helicopter, helicopter
      Money coffer, money coffer
      A helicopter, helicopter, I will send if needed
      Money coffer, money coffer you can throw from the sky
      Helicopter, helicopter, how much gold is needed
      For you to open the door of your home?

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