branca

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See also: Branca and brâncă

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin branca.

Noun[edit]

branca f (plural branche)

  1. claw (of a cat etc)
  2. talon (of a bird)
  3. branch (of knowledge etc)
  4. (anatomy) branch
  5. (in the plural) clutches

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Found in Vulgar Latin, Late Latin. Possibly from a Gaulish *vranca.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

branca f (genitive brancae); first declension

  1. paw, foot

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative branca brancae
genitive brancae brancārum
dative brancae brancīs
accusative brancam brancās
ablative brancā brancīs
vocative branca brancae

Descendants[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

branca f

  1. feminine form of branco