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EtymologyEdit

Likely from Ottoman Turkish ظرف (zarf), from Arabic ظَرْف (ẓarf, container).

NounEdit

zarf (plural zarfs)

  1. An ornamental container designed to hold a coffee cup and insulate it from the hand of the drinker.

AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Likely from Ottoman Turkish ظرف, from Arabic ظَرْف (ẓarf, container).

NounEdit

zarf ?

  1. envelope

Serbo-CroatianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Likely from Ottoman Turkish ظرف, from Arabic ظَرْف (ẓarf).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

zȁrf m (Cyrillic spelling за̏рф)

  1. zarf
  2. envelope
  3. armor, cover

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • zarf” in Hrvatski jezični portal
  • Abdulah Škaljić (1966), Turcizmi u srpskohrvatskom jeziku, Svjetlost: Sarajevo, page 647

TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish ظرف, from Arabic ظَرْف (ẓarf, container).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

zarf (definite accusative zarfı, plural zarflar)

  1. envelope
  2. (grammar) adverb

DeclensionEdit