4 letter word starting with ka

Words Parts of Speech Meaning/Definition/Similar Words
kadi noun Alt. of Kadiaster
kage noun A chantry chapel inclosed with lattice or screen work.
kagu noun A singular, crested, grallatorial bird (Rhinochetos jubatus), native of New Caledonia. It is gray above, paler beneath, and the feathers of the wings and tail are handsomely barred with brown, black, and gray. It is allied to the sun bittern.
kail noun A kind of headless cabbage. Same as Kale, 1., Any cabbage, greens, or vegetables., A broth made with kail or other vegetables; hence, any broth; also, a dinner.
kain noun Poultry, etc., required by the lease to be paid in kind by a tenant to his landlord.
kaka noun A New Zealand parrot of the genus Nestor, especially the brown parrot (Nestor meridionalis).
kale noun A variety of cabbage in which the leaves do not form a head, being nearly the original or wild form of the species., See Kail, 2.
kali noun The last and worst of the four ages of the world; — considered to have begun B. C. 3102, and to last 432,000 years., The black, destroying goddess; — called also Doorga, Anna Purna., The glasswort (Salsola Kali).
kama noun The Hindoo Cupid. He is represented as a beautiful youth, with a bow of sugar cane or flowers.
kame noun A low ridge.
kami noun pl. A title given to the celestial gods of the first mythical dynasty of Japan and extended to the demigods of the second dynasty, and then to the long line of spiritual princes still represented by the mikado.
kand noun Fluor spar; — so called by Cornish miners.
karn noun A pile of rocks; sometimes, the solid rock. See Cairn.
kate noun The brambling finch.
kava noun A species of Macropiper (M. methysticum), the long pepper, from the root of which an intoxicating beverage is made by the Polynesians, by a process of mastication; also, the beverage itself.
kawn noun An inn.