EnglishEdit

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
Last modified on 19 June 2013, at 13:41