WC

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See also: wc, w/c, and w.-c.
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SQUARED WC
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Enclosed Alphanumeric Supplement 🅐
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NEGATIVE SQUARED WC
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English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

WC (plural WCs)

  1. (Britain) Initialism of water closet: a lavatory; a toilet.
  2. (proofreading) Initialism of word choice.

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Descendants[edit]

  • Czech: WC
  • Dutch: wc
  • Estonian: veetsee, vets
  • Finnish: WC
  • French: WC
  • German: WC
  • Hungarian: WC
  • Polish: WC
  • Portuguese: WC
  • Romanian: WC, veceu

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Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [vɛː t͡sɛː]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

WC n

  1. WC

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Estonian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

WC (genitive WC, partitive WC-d)

  1. toilet, lavatory, WC

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English WC.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋeːseː/, [ˈʋe̞ːs̠e̞ː]

Noun[edit]

WC

  1. WC (water closet)

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English.

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Noun[edit]

WC m pl (plural only)

  1. (plural only) WC (toilets)

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English WC.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

WC n (genitive WCs, plural WCs)

  1. WC (water closet)

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • WC in Duden online

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English WC.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

WC (plural WC-k)

  1. water closet, toilet

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative WC WC-k
accusative WC-t WC-ket
dative WC-nek WC-knek
instrumental WC-vel WC-kkel
causal-final WC-ért WC-kért
translative WC-vé WC-kké
terminative WC-ig WC-kig
essive-formal WC-ként WC-kként
essive-modal
inessive WC-ben WC-kben
superessive WC-n WC-ken
adessive WC-nél WC-knél
illative WC-be WC-kbe
sublative WC-re WC-kre
allative WC-hez WC-khez
elative WC-ből WC-kből
delative WC-ről WC-kről
ablative WC-től WC-ktől
non-attributive
possessive - singular
WC-é WC-ké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
WC-éi WC-kéi
Possessive forms of WC
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. WC-m WC-im
2nd person sing. WC-d WC-id
3rd person sing. WC-je WC-i
1st person plural WC-nk WC-ink
2nd person plural WC-tek WC-itek
3rd person plural WC-jük WC-ik

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

From English WC.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

WC n (indeclinable)

  1. water closet (toilet)
    Synonyms: toaleta, ubikacja

Further reading[edit]

  • WC in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • WC in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English WC.

Noun[edit]

WC m (plural WCs)

  1. WC; water closet (room containing a toilet, especially one in a commercial establishment)

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