Fika etymology


Swedish word fika comes from Swedish kaffi

Etymology of fika

Detailed word origin of fika

Dictionary entry Language Definition
kaffi Swedish (sv)
fika Swedish (sv) To have fika (all senses) A break from work or other activities, usually with coffee or tea.. A light informal snack or meal in mid-morning or mid-afternoon similar to the English concept of afternoon tea.. The enjoyment of coffee (or tea) as a social activity.