banca

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See also: bancá and bancă

Asturian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

banca f (plural banques)

  1. (large) bench
  2. bank (building)
  3. bank (institution)
  4. trough
  5. pot (of a lottery)

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From banc.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

banca f (plural banques)

  1. low bench
  2. banking system

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Corsican[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Italian banca (counter), from Lombardic bank (bench), from Proto-West Germanic *banki, from Proto-Germanic *bankiz, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeg- (to bend). Cognates include Spanish banco and Portuguese banco.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

banca f (plural banche)

  1. bank

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Italian banca (counter), from Lombardic bank (bench), from Proto-West Germanic *banki, from Proto-Germanic *bankiz, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeg- (to bend). Cognates include Spanish banco and Portuguese banco.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈban.ka/
  • (file)
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -anka
  • Hyphenation: bàn‧ca

Noun[edit]

banca f (plural banche)

  1. bank (financial institution)

Descendants[edit]

See banco for descendants.

Verb[edit]

banca

  1. third-person singular present indicative of bancare
  2. second-person singular imperative of bancare

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

banca f (plural bancas)

  1. stall (a small open-fronted shop)
    Synonym: estande
  2. booth (a small stall for the display and sale of goods)
  3. newsstand (open stall where newspapers and magazines are on sale)
  4. jury (a group of people whose aim is to judge something)

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

banca f

  1. definite nominative/accusative singular of bancă

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From banco.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbanka/, [ˈbãŋ.ka]

Noun[edit]

banca f (plural bancas)

  1. small bench
    Synonym: banco
  2. seat (in an elective body)
    Synonyms: escaño, curul
  3. financial system

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