noun, often capitalized
kaf·​fa | \ ˈkäfə, ˈkafə \
plural -s

Definition of kaffa

: a grayish reddish brown that is yellower and lighter than liver and redder and stronger than average taupe brown

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History and Etymology for kaffa

Kaffa, Kafa, region and former province in southwestern Ethiopia

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“Kaffa.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kaffa. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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