anche

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See also: anché and -anche

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German ancha (leg, shin), influenced by regional anche (faucet). Related to hanche (hip).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

anche f (plural anches)

  1. (music) reed
  2. (obsolete) A chute by which flour falls from the mill to the bin.
  3. (Lorraine, dated) faucet

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈanke/, [ˈäŋ.ke]
  • Hyphenation: àn‧che
  • Rhymes: -anke

Etymology 1[edit]

From earlier anco, itself either from Old Occitan ancui[1], from a contraction of the Latin locution hanc hodie (in this day) or alternatively from Italian ancora, re-analyzed as anco ora; ancora is a contraction of Latin (ad) hanc (hōram) (in this hour)[2][3]

Adverb[edit]

anche

  1. also, too, as well, besides
  2. even
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

anche f

  1. plural of anca

Further reading[edit]

  • anche in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pianigiani, Ottorino (1907), “anche”, in Vocabolario etimologico della lingua italiana (in Italian), Rome: Albrighi & Segati
  2. ^ anche in sapere.it – De Agostini Editore
  3. ^ http://tlio.ovi.cnr.it/TLIO/

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

anche

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of anchar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of anchar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of anchar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of anchar.