circa

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin circa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

circa

  1. approximately, about
    Julius Caesar visited this area circa 50 BC.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used only before a date or measure, never after

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Dutch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin circa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

circa

  1. circa: about, approximately

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin circa.

Preposition[edit]

circa

  1. approximately, about

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin circa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtʃir.ka/
  • Hyphenation: cìr‧ca

Preposition[edit]

circa

  1. regarding, concerning

Adverb[edit]

circa

  1. about, approximately

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Adverb[edit]

circa (not comparable)

  1. around; about

Preposition[edit]

circa + accusative case

  1. around; near; about

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin circa.

Adverb[edit]

circa

  1. approximately, about, or so

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