banque

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See also: banqué and bànque

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French banque, from Italian banca (counter, moneychanger's table), from Old High German bank, banch, banc (counter, bench), from Proto-Germanic *bankiz (bench, counter).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

banque f (plural banques)

  1. bank

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Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian banca (counter, moneychanger's table), from Old High German bank, banch, banc (counter, bench), from Proto-Germanic *bankiz (bench, counter).

Noun[edit]

banque f (plural banques)

  1. bank (establishment where financial transactions take place)

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Proto-Germanic *bankiz (bench, counter).

Noun[edit]

banque f (plural banques)

  1. (Jersey) bank

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Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

banque

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of bancar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of bancar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of bancar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of bancar

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

banque

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