beka

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English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

beka ‎(plural bekas)

  1. An ancient Biblical unit of weight, half a shekel.

Fijian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Oceanic. Compare Hawaiian peʻa

Noun[edit]

beka

  1. bat (flying mammal)

Hiligaynon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish beca.

Noun[edit]

béka

  1. scholarship

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

beka f

  1. (slang) fun or amusement at somebody's expense; ridicule

Usage notes[edit]

Often used in phrases like beka z X, where X is the object of ridicule. For example, beka ze studentów socjologii means roughly LOL at the social science students.

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