buco

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *būcem (compare Occitan/Catalan buc ("torso; cow's chest"), from either Old Frankish *būc (cavity, stomach) or Gothic *𐌱𐌿𐌺𐍃 (*buks), both from Proto-Germanic *būkaz (belly, torso). More at bouk.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

buco m (plural buchi)

  1. hole, small opening, gap, aperture
  2. hovel

Usage notes[edit]

In buco, the hole goes all the way through. In buca it stops before it gets to the other side.

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

buco

  1. first-person singular present of bucare

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From bȕcmast.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bǔːt͡so/
  • Hyphenation: bu‧co

Noun[edit]

búco m (Cyrillic spelling бу́цо)

  1. (colloquial) a plump boy

References[edit]

  • buco” in Hrvatski jezični portal