Dahak

Definitions

  • n. A joke.

  • n. Someone or something who is funny.

Example Sentences

  • I played that practical joke just for the dahak.

  • Did you see Ikey goofing around at the party? He is such a dahak.

Languages of Origin

  • Arabic

Etymology

  • Classical Arabic ضحك aḍ-ḍaḥak 'to laugh; laughter'

    • Who Uses This

      • Sephardim: Jews with Sephardi or Mizrahi heritage
      • Syrian: Jews with recent ancestry in Syria

      Regions

      • North America

      Dictionaries

      • None

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