See also: kafé, káfe, kafè, and kafɛ

AfarEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

kafé

  1. (intransitive) dry out

ConjugationEdit

Conjugation of kafe (type II verb)
Indicative
Perfective Imperfective
Positive Negative Positive Negative
1st singular kafé makafinná kafá makafá
2nd singular kafté makafinnitó kaftá makaftá
3rd singular m kafé makafinná kafá makafá
3rd singular f kafté makafinná kaftá makaftá
1st plural kafné makafinninó kafná makafná
2nd plural kafteení makafinnitonú kaftaaná makaftaaná
3rd plural kafeení makafinnonú kafaaná makafaaná
Imperative Optative
Positive Negative Positive Negative
singular káf makafín kafáy kafé way
plural kafá makafiná kafóonay kafé wóonay
Obligative Conjunctive
Positive Negative Positive Negative
1st singular kafaamá kafé waamá káfu kafé wáyu
2nd singular kaftaamá kafé waytaamá káftu kafé wáytu
3rd singular m kafaamá kafé waamá káfu kafé wáyu
3rd singular f kaftaamá kafé waytaamá káftu kafé wáytu
1st plural kafnaamá kafé waynaamá káfnu kafé wáynu
2nd plural kaftaanamá kafé waytaanamá kaftánu kafé waytóonu
3rd plural kafaanamá kafé waanaamá kafánu kafé wóonu
Consultative Positive converb
Positive Negative -h káfah
singular kafóo makafóo -k káfak
plural kafnóo makafnóo -ín(n)uh kafínnuh
Future prospective -ínnuk kafínnuk
Positive Negative Negative converb
1st singular kafeliyó kafé waamá -h kafé waah
2nd singular kafelitó kafé waytaamá -k kafé waak
3rd singular m kafelé kafé waamá -ín(n)uh kafé wánnuh
3rd singular f kafelé kafé waytaamá -ínnuk kafé wánnuk
1st plural kafelinó kafé waynaamá
2nd plural kafelitónu kafé waytaanamá
3rd plural kafelónu kafé waanaamá
Compound tenses
Past perfect perfective + -h + imperfective of en
Present progressive imperfective + -h + imperfective of en
Past progressive -k converb + perfective of sugé
Future progressive -k converb + imperfective of sugé
Past anterior imperfective + -h + perfective of en
imperfective + -h + perfective of sugé
Future anterior perfective + -h + imperfective of sugé
imperfective + -h + future simple of sugé
Past habitual -k converb + imperfective of en
-k converb + imperfective of sugé
Defective kafé + perfective of raaré
kafé + perfective of xaaxé
Immediate future positive conjunctive + imperfective of wee

ReferencesEdit

  • Mohamed Hassan Kamil, L’afar: description grammaticale d’une langue couchitique (Djibouti, Erythrée et Ethiopie)[1], Paris: Université Sorbonne Paris Cité (doctoral thesis), 2015, page 281

AlbanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish قهوه(kahve, coffee), from Arabic قَهْوَة(qahwa, coffee, a brew). Another explanation claims it traces back to the name of the Kaffa region of Ethiopia, which is an Omotic word.[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈkafɛ], [kaˈfɛ]

NounEdit

kafe f (indefinite plural kafe, definite singular kafja, definite plural kafet)

  1. a plant of the genus Coffea, coffee bean
  2. Brown
  3. ground coffee beans, the beverage brewed from it
  4. coffeeshop
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Topalli, Kolec, “kafe”, in Fjalor Etimologjik i Gjuhës Shqipe, Durrës, Albania: Jozef, 2017, page 688

BasqueEdit

 
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NounEdit

kafe ?

  1. coffee

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Crimean TatarEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French café.

NounEdit

kafe

  1. café

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M., Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary]‎[2], Simferopol: Dolya, 2002, →ISBN

CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kafe n

  1. (colloquial) coffee (beverage)

DeclensionEdit

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Further readingEdit

  • kafe in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • kafe in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

HausaEdit

VerbEdit

kafḕ (grade 4)

  1. to fasten something onto
  2. To become stuck
  3. to persist, to be obstinate

IndonesianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Dutch café, from French café, from Italian caffè, from Ottoman Turkish قهوه(kahve), from Arabic قَهْوَة(qahwa, coffee). Doublet of kopi.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈkafe]
  • Hyphenation: ka‧fé

NounEdit

kafe (plural, first-person possessive kafeku, second-person possessive kafemu, third-person possessive kafenya)

  1. café

Further readingEdit


JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

kafe

  1. Rōmaji transcription of カフェ

KumakEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French café.

NounEdit

kafe

  1. coffee

ReferencesEdit

  • Claire Moyse-Faurie, Borrowings from Romance languages in Oceanic languages, in Aspects of Language Contact (2008) →ISBN

North FrisianEdit

NounEdit

kafe

  1. (Mooring) coffee

Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

kafe m (definite singular kafeen, indefinite plural kafeer, definite plural kafeene)

  1. alternative spelling of kafé

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

kafe m (definite singular kafeen, indefinite plural kafear, definite plural kafeane)

  1. alternative spelling of kafé

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Kaffee.

NounEdit

kafe f

  1. (Upper Silesia) coffee

West UveanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French café.

NounEdit

kafe

  1. coffee

ReferencesEdit

  • Claire Moyse-Faurie, Borrowings from Romance languages in Oceanic languages, in Aspects of Language Contact (2008) →ISBN