boca

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Aragonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bucca.

Noun[edit]

boca f

  1. (anatomy) mouth

Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bucca.

Noun[edit]

boca f (plural boques)

  1. (anatomy) mouth

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bucca.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

boca f (plural boques)

  1. (anatomy) mouth

Derived terms[edit]


Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bucca.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

boca f (plural bocas)

  1. mouth

Hausa[edit]

Noun[edit]

bōcā̀ f (plural bococi)

  1. financial voucher

Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bucca.

Noun[edit]

boca f (plural bocas)

  1. (anatomy) mouth

Old English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bōca

  1. genitive plural of bōc

Old Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin buccam, singular accusative of bucca (cheek).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

boca f (plural bocas)

  1. mouth
    • c1200: Almeric, Fazienda de Ultramar, f. 34r. b.
      Todos aq́llos / q́ nó fincaron los ynojos / ala ydola e todas las bocas q́ / la no beſaron […]
      All those who did not kneel their knees before the idol and all the mouths that did not kiss her […]
    • Idem, f. 42r. a.
      dixo el pph´a lo q́ el criador puſie / re em mi boca eſſo fablare […]
      The prophet said: "that which the creator puts in my mouth, that is what I shall speak."

Descendants[edit]

  • Ladino: boka (Latin spelling)
  • Spanish: boca

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese boca, from Latin bucca, of Celtic origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

boca f (plural bocas)

  1. mouth

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Venetian bozza.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bôtsa/
  • Hyphenation: bo‧ca

Noun[edit]

bȍca f (Cyrillic spelling бо̏ца)

  1. bottle
  2. tank (diving cylinder, gas cylinder)

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish boca, from Latin buccam, singular accusative of bucca (cheek).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈbo̞ka]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

boca f (plural bocas)

  1. mouth, oral cavity
  2. entrance
  3. estuary

Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]