orca

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Orca

Etymology[edit]

From Latin orca (whale).

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orca (plural orcas)

  1. A sea mammal (Orcinus orca) related to dolphins and porpoises, commonly called the killer whale.

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Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

orca f (plural orcas)

  1. orca, killer whale

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A compound of orr and száj (orrszáj), transformed to orca during the centuries.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈortsɒ/
  • Hyphenation: or‧ca

Noun[edit]

orca (plural orcák)

  1. (archaic) face

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Italian[edit]

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orca f (plural orche)

  1. killer whale; orca

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Latin[edit]

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orca f (genitive orcae); first declension

  1. orc (kind of whale)
  2. butt, tun (large-bellied vessel)

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First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative orca orcae
genitive orcae orcārum
dative orcae orcīs
accusative orcam orcās
ablative orcā orcīs
vocative orca orcae

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

orca f (plural orcas)

  1. orca.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin orca.

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Noun[edit]

orca f (plural orcas, masculine orco)

  1. orca, killer whale.

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