Toyhou.se PARA-263-Coffee: Koffie

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Caretaker Status: Bonded to Thomas Eden

Affiliated companion(s): COM-58-263-1


Level 1 - concrete
Word: Coffee

Origin:
"Drink made from the ground and roasted seeds of a tree originally native to Arabia and Abyssinia," c. 1600, from Dutch koffie, from Turkish kahveh, from Arabic qahwah "coffee," which Arab etymologists connected with a word meaning "wine," but it is perhaps rather from the Kaffa region of Ethiopia, a home of the plant (coffee in Kaffa is called būno, which itself was borrowed into Arabic as bunn "raw coffee").

The early forms of the word in English indicate a derivation from Arabic or Turkish: chaoua (1598), cahve, kahui, etc. French café, German Kaffe are via Italian caffè.

Definition:
A hot drink made from the roasted and ground seeds (coffee beans) of a tropical shrub.


Magic Status: 1 - Neophyte
Tier 1 - An illusion causes Coffee to always appear to be steaming and faintly smelling of freshly brewn coffee.

Wisdom Status: 0 - Unaware

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23 May 2020, 16:51:26 EDT

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