Any of four taxa of birds in the genus Nestor in the parrot family confined to New Zealand and adjacent islands.
a New Zealand parrot of the genus Nestor, especially the brown parrot (Nestor meridionalis)
Origin: [Maori kaka a parrot; -- so named from its note.]
Ricardo Izecson dos Santos Leite, commonly known as Kaká, is a Brazilian football attacking midfielder who currently plays for Spanish La Liga club Real Madrid and the Brazilian national team. Kaká started his footballing career at the age of eight, when he began playing for a local club. At the time, he also played tennis, and it was not until he moved on to São Paulo FC and signed his first professional contract with the club at the age of 15 that he chose to focus on football. In 2003 he joined Milan for a fee of €8.5 million. While at Milan, Kaká won the Ballon d'Or and FIFA World Player of the Year awards in 2007. After his success with Milan, Kaká joined Real Madrid for a transfer fee of €65 million, second only to that of Zinedine Zidane, €75 million. Later Real Madrid transferred Cristiano Ronaldo for a fee of €96 million, setting a new transfer fee record, making Kaká's fee the third highest ever. In addition to his contributions on the pitch, Kaká is known for his humanitarian work. In 2004, by the time of his appointment, he became the youngest ambassador of the UN World Food Programme. Kaká is the first sportsperson to amass 10 million followers on Twitter.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
kä′ka, n. a New Zealand parrot.—n. Ka′kapo, a nocturnal flightless New Zealand parrot.
The numerical value of kaka in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of kaka in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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