Definition of 'coffee bean'
Translations for 'coffee bean'
British English: coffee bean /ˈkɒfɪ biːn/ NOUN
Coffee beans are small dark-brown beans that are roasted and ground to make coffee. They are the seeds of the coffee plant.
- American English: coffee bean
- Arabic: بُـنّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: grão de café
- Chinese: 咖啡豆
- Croatian: zrno kave
- Czech: kávové zrno
- Danish: kaffebønne
- Dutch: koffieboon
- European Spanish: grano de café
- Finnish: kahvipapu
- French: grain de café
- German: Kaffeebohne
- Greek: κόκκος καφέ
- Italian: chicco di caffè
- Japanese: コーヒー豆
- Korean: 원두
- Norwegian: kaffebønne
- Polish: ziarno kawy
- European Portuguese: grão de café
- Romanian: bob de cafea
- Russian: кофейные зерна
- Spanish: grano de café
- Swedish: kaffeböna
- Thai: เมล็ดกาแฟ
- Turkish: kahve çekirdeği
- Ukrainian: кавове зерня
- Vietnamese: hạt cà phê
Definition of coffee bean from the Collins English Dictionary
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