karahvi

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Swedish karaff, from German Karafe, from Italian caraffa, probably from Arabic غرفة (ghúrfa, cup or dipper), from غرف (ghárafa, to ladle).

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ka‧rah‧vi
  • Rhymes: -ɑhʋi
  • IPA(key): [ˈkɑrɑhʋi]

NounEdit

karahvi

  1. carafe (bottle, usually glass and with a flared lip, used for serving beverages, especially wine or liquor)
  2. decanter (receptacle for decanted wine or liquor, especially a crystal bottle with a stopper)

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Last modified on 16 April 2014, at 16:32