Definitions for jaffaˈdʒæf ə, ˈdʒɑ fə; locally ˈyɑ fɑ
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Jaf•faˈdʒæf ə, ˈdʒɑ fə; locally ˈyɑ fɑ(n.)
a former seaport in W Israel, part of Tel Aviv-Jaffa since 1950: ancient Biblical town.
Category: Geography (places)
Ref: Ancient, Joppa.
Jaffa, Joppa, Yafo(noun)
a port in western Israel on the Mediterranean; incorporated into Tel Aviv in 1950
A Jaffa orange.
A port in western Israel
A type of sweet orange, normally seedless.
An impotent or infertile male. The term comes from the "seedless" orange
"I've heard he's a jaffa."
A ball that is very difficult for the batsman to hit because it moves erratically either through the air or off the pitch
A type of confectionery consisting of a sphere of chocolate in a red casing.
Origin: Jaffa is an ancient port city in Israel, from where the oranges were exported.