beca

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See also: becá and bể cá

Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

beca f (plural beques)

  1. scholarship

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown, compare Spanish beca.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: be‧ca
  • (Portuga, Cariocal) IPA(key): /ˈbɛ.kɐ/
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈbɛ.ka/

Noun[edit]

beca f (plural becas)

  1. gown (official robe)
    Synonyms: toga
  2. (informal, Portugal) a bit (small quantity)
    Synonyms: bocado, pouco

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of uncertain origin.

Noun[edit]

beca f (plural becas)

  1. grant, stipend.
  2. scholarship.

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

beca

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of becar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of becar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of becar.