EnglishEdit

NounEdit

kaf (plural kafs)

  1. The twenty-second letter of the Arabic alphabet. ك(k)
  2. Alternative spelling of kaph

See alsoEdit

  • (letter of the Arabic alphabet) Previous: ق(q). Next: ل(l)

AnagramsEdit


DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch caf, from Old Dutch *kaf, from Proto-Germanic *kafą.

Cognate German Kaff, English chaff, West Frisian tsjêf.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kɑf/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɑf

NounEdit

kaf n (uncountable)

  1. chaff

FinnishEdit

NounEdit

kaf

  1. kaph, kaf (eleventh letter of the Hebrew and Phoenician scripts and the Northwest Semitic abjad, twenty-second letter of the Arabic script)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of kaf (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative kaf kafit
genitive kafin kafien
partitive kafia kafeja
illative kafiin kafeihin
singular plural
nominative kaf kafit
accusative nom. kaf kafit
gen. kafin
genitive kafin kafien
partitive kafia kafeja
inessive kafissa kafeissa
elative kafista kafeista
illative kafiin kafeihin
adessive kafilla kafeilla
ablative kafilta kafeilta
allative kafille kafeille
essive kafina kafeina
translative kafiksi kafeiksi
instructive kafein
abessive kafitta kafeitta
comitative kafeineen
Possessive forms of kaf (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person kafini kafimme
2nd person kafisi kafinne
3rd person kafinsa

SynonymsEdit


IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kaf n (genitive singular kafs, no plural)

  1. the state of being submerged, immersed; submersion, immersion

DeclensionEdit


IndonesianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Arabic ك(k, kaf).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kaf/
  • Hyphenation: kaf

NounEdit

kaf

  1. The twenty-second letter of the Arabic alphabet. ك(k)

Etymology 2Edit

From Dutch kaft (book cover).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kaf/
  • Hyphenation: kaf

NounEdit

kaf

  1. cover (book)
    Synonym: sampul

Further readingEdit


ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hebrew כַּף(kap̄).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kaf/, [käf]
  • Hyphenation: kàf

NounEdit

kaf m or f (invariable)

  1. kaph, specifically:
    1. The name of the Phoenician-script letter 𐤊
    2. The name of the Hebrew-script letter כ

See alsoEdit


LuxembourgishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

kaf

  1. past participle of kafen
  2. second-person singular imperative of kafen

Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

kaf

  1. Alternative form of chaf

VolapükEdit

NounEdit

kaf (nominative plural kafs)

  1. coffee

DeclensionEdit