busca

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See also: buscá and buscà

Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

busca

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

Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Perhaps related to Proto-West Germanic *busk (bush, thicket).

Noun[edit]

busca f (plural busques)

  1. A thin branch, straw, spill, etc.
    Synonym: bri
  2. A very small portion of something; speck, crumb, smidgen, etc.
    Synonyms: engruna, volva
  3. hand (pointer of a clock)
  4. (programming) pointer
    Synonym: punter
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

busca

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

Further reading[edit]


Dalmatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown.

Noun[edit]

busca f

  1. cow
    Synonym: vaca

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese busca. Deverbal of buscar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

busca f (plural buscas)

  1. search
    Synonym: procura
  2. pursuit, quest
    Synonym: procura
  3. (law, obsolete) prosecution
    • 1354, M. Lucas Alvarez & M. J. Justo Martín (eds.), Fontes documentais da Universidade de Santiago de Compostela. Pergameos da serie Bens do Arquivo Histórico Universitario (Anos 1237-1537). (Edición diplomática). Santiago: Consello da Cultura Galega, page 237;
      douuos todo o dito dereyto et uoz et auçon, busca et demanda que eu ey contra o dito Affonso Eanes por rason do praso de arrendamento que el a min fezo do dito casal et herdade de Seares
      I give you all said right and voice and action, prosecution and complaint, I have against said Afonso Anes because of the leasehold charter of said farm and property of Seares

References[edit]

  • busca” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006–2022.
  • busca” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006–2018.
  • busca” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • busca” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • busca” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbu.ska/
  • Rhymes: -uska
  • Hyphenation: bù‧sca

Verb[edit]

busca

  1. inflection of buscare:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Anagrams[edit]


Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Frankish *busk, from Proto-Germanic *buskaz.

Noun[edit]

busca f (plural buscas)

  1. log

Related terms[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Etymology 1[edit]

Back-formation from buscar.

Noun[edit]

busca f (plural buscas)

  1. searching
  2. quest
  3. research
  4. rummage

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

busca

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of buscar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of buscar

Further reading[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbuska/, [ˈbus.ka]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: bus‧ca

Etymology 1[edit]

From buscar (to search).

Noun[edit]

busca f (plural buscas)

  1. search (an attempt to find something)
    Synonym: búsqueda
Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

busca

  1. inflection of buscar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Etymology 2[edit]

Clipping of buscapersonas.

Noun[edit]

busca m (plural buscas)

  1. pager (a wireless telecommunications device that receives text or voice messages)

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