[ kˈafi͡ə], [ kˈafiə], [ k_ˈa_f_iə]
Related words: kaffir lime leaves, kaffir lime tree, key lime tree, fruit tree, fruit rich in pectin
How to use "Kaffir" in context?
Kaffir is a derogatory term used by Europeans to describe black people. The word is derived from the Arabic word qaffar which means "black." It is first recorded in the 1590s and was initially used to refer to the Zulu people. The term was later used to refer to all black people and became a symbol of racism. The use of the term is now shunned by many people and is considered offensive.
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