auca

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Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *avica, from Classical Latin avis (bird). Compare Catalan oca, French oie, Franco-Provençal ôye, Spanish oca, Italian oca, Romansh auca, ocha.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

auca f (plural aucas)

  1. goose

Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Sutsilvan, Surmiran) oca
  • (Puter, Vallader) ocha

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *avica, from Classical Latin avis (bird). Compare Friulian ocje, Italian and Venetian oca, Dalmatian jauca, Occitan auca, Catalan oca, French oie.

Noun[edit]

auca f (plural aucas)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan) goose