gufa

noun
gu·​fa
variants: or guffa or less commonly goofa or goofah \ ˈgüfə \ or kufa or koofah \ ˈkü-​ \
plural -s

Definition of gufa

: a round boat made of wickerwork used in Mesopotamia from ancient times

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History and Etymology for gufa

Arabic quffah basket

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“Gufa.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gufa. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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