mânca

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin root *manucāre, from Latin manducāre, present active infinitive of manducō. Compare Italian manucare, variant of manducare, itself an obsolete variant of mangiare.

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Verb[edit]

a mânca 1st conj.

  1. (transitive) to eat
    Ei nu pot mânca carne pentru sunt vegetarieni.
    They can't eat meat because they're vegetarians.
  2. (reflexive) to be eaten
  3. (figuratively) to eat away at, corrode; also to bite/sting (of insects)
  4. (figuratively) to itch
    mănâncă pielea.
    My skin itches.

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