banque

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See also: banqué and bànque

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French banque (bank)

Noun[edit]

banque (plural banques)

  1. Alternative form of bank (underwriter or controller of a card game)

Anagrams[edit]


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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bɑ̃k/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

banque f (plural banques)

  1. bank

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Borrowings

Some may be via other European languages.

  • Arabic: بنك(bank)
  • Breton: bank
  • Danish: bank (see there for further descendants)
  • Dutch: bank (see there for further descendants)
  • Haitian Creole: labank (from la banque)
  • Limburgish: bank
  • Lingala: bánka
  • Luxembourgish: Bank
  • Ngazidja Comorian: banki
  • Norwegian: bank
  • Oriya: ବାଙ୍କ୍ (baṅk)
  • Persian: بانک(bânk) (see there for further descendants)
  • Turkish: banka
  • Wolof: bank
  • Vietnamese: nhà băng

Further reading[edit]


Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

banque f (plural banques)

  1. bank (establishment where financial transactions take place)

Descendants[edit]

  • French: banque (see there for further descendants)
  • Norman: banque
  • Middle English: banke
    • English: bank (see there for further descendants)
    • Scots: baunk
    • Irish: banc

References[edit]


Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

banque f (plural banques)

  1. (Jersey) bank

Derived terms[edit]


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.