a glass bottle for serving wine, water, or coffee
Origin of carafeFrench ; from Italian caraffa; probably ; from Arabic gharrâf, drinking cup ; from gharafa, to draw water
- A glass or metal bottle, often with a flared lip, used for serving water or wine.
- A glass pot with a pouring spout, used in making coffee.
Origin of carafeFrench, from Italian caraffa, from Spanish garrafa, probably from Arabic ġarrafa, dipper, cup, from ġarafa, to ladle, scoop; see ġrp in Semitic roots.