Last modified on 19 June 2013, at 13:41

skyf

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EtymologyEdit

Afrikaans

NounEdit

skyf (plural skyfs)

  1. (South Africa, slang) A cigarette.
    • 2004, A. K. Thembeka, Laduma (page 11)
      Laduma rolls himself a skyf. It's cheap Swazi and rakes the lungs, but it's skyf nonetheless.
    • 2010, Lauren Beukes, Zoo City (page 307)
      Vendors walk up and down the line of cars selling warm cold-drinks and chips, single skyfs or packs of Remington Gold.

AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch schijf

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

skyf (plural skywe)

  1. slice
  2. disk