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PersianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Persian kp (kaf, foam, slime). Cognate with Khotanese khavä (khavä, foam), etc.

NounEdit

کف (kaf) (plural کف‌ها (kaf-hâ))

  1. foam

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “kaf”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, page 48

Etymology 2Edit

From Arabic كَفّ (kaff).

NounEdit

کف (kaf) (plural کف‌ها (kaf-hâ))

  1. palm
  2. applause
  3. floor

Derived termsEdit