Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

The saddest words

kas

[kahs] /kɑs/
noun
1.
(in the Netherlands and in Dutch colonies) a large cabinet of the 17th and 18th centuries, having two doors and often a number of drawers at the bottom, and usually having an elaborately painted or carved decoration with a heavy cornice.
Origin of kas
From Dutch; See origin at case2

ka

[kah] /kɑ/
noun, Egyptian Religion.
1.
a spiritual entity, an aspect of the individual, believed to live within the body during life and to survive it after death.
Origin
1890-95; < Egyptian kʾ

Kas.

1.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for kas
Contemporary Examples
Historical Examples
British Dictionary definitions for kas

ka

/kɑː/
noun
1.
(in ancient Egypt) an attendant spirit supposedly dwelling as a vital force in a man or statue
Word Origin
from Egyptian
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for kas

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for kas

7
7
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for kas