banco

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See also: Banco and bancò

English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

banco

  1. a type of court involving a bench of judges. Quite often, the Banco Court is an appeals court. See also en banc.

Noun[edit]

banco

  1. (attributive) A bank, especially that of Venice; formerly used to indicate bank money, as distinguished from the current money when it has become depreciated.
    banco money

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

banco m (plural bancos)

  1. bank

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

banco m (plural banchi)

  1. desk
  2. counter (in a bank etc)
  3. bench
  4. stall (selling goods)
  5. dock (in a court)
  6. shoal (of fish)

Descendants[edit]

Verb[edit]

banco

  1. first-person singular present indicative of bancare

Portuguese[edit]

banco

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German bank, from Proto-Germanic *bankiz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

banco m (plural bancos)

  1. bank (financial institution)
  2. bank (safe place for storage and retrieval of items)
  3. bench (long seat)
  4. bench (place where players of a sport sit when not playing)

Descendants[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French bank, from Proto-Germanic *bankiz.

Noun[edit]

banco m (plural bancos)

  1. bank
  2. bench
  3. school of fish

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