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"Kaki" is an adjective which is often translated as "khaki", and "caqui" is an adjective which is also often translated as "khaki". Learn more about the difference between "kaki" and "caqui" below.
kaki(
kah
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kee
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (color)
a. khaki
El pantalón kaki tiene una mancha muy visible en la rodilla derecha.The khaki pants have a very visible stain on the right knee.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
2. (color)
a. khaki
El kaki te queda mejor que los colores oscuros.Khaki suits you more than dark colors.
3. (fruit)
a. kaki
En el frutero hay varios kakis. Cómete los maduros.There are several khakis in the fruit bowl. Eat the ripe ones.
b. persimmon
El color naranja del kaki contrasta con el verde de la manzana.The orange color of the persimmon contrasts with the green of the apple.
4. (botany)
a. Japanese persimmon
Los frutos que cuelgan del caqui ya están listos para su consumo.The fruits hanging from the Japanese persimmon are ready to eat.
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caqui(
kah
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kee
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (color)
a. khaki
Esa gabardina caqui no combina bien con tu tono de piel pálido.That khaki raincoat doesn't go with your pale skin tone.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
2. (color)
a. khaki
El camel sustituye al caqui como color de temporada.Camel replaces khaki as this season's color.
3. (fruit)
a. kaki
Los caquis solo se venden en ciertas fruterías porque son frutas exóticas.Kakis are only sold in certain fruit stores as they are exotic fruits.
b. persimmon
El kaki es dulce y rico en fibra.Persimmons are sweet and rich in fiber.
4. (botany)
a. Japanese persimmon
Ana tiene varios caquis plantados en su huerto.Ana has several Japanese persimmons planted in her orchard.
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