calce

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See also: calcé and całce

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin calx, calcis.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

calce f (plural calci)

  1. lime (from limestone)

in calce a

  1. at the foot of

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

calce

  1. ablative singular of calx

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /ˈkaw.si/, [ˈkaʊ̯.si]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /ˈkal.sɨ/, [ˈkaɫ.sɨ]

Verb[edit]

calce

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

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Latin calx, calcem.

Noun[edit]

calce f (uncountable)

  1. calcium oxide

Etymology 2[edit]

Either from Latin calx, calcem, or more likely from caltha, through a Vulgar Latin root *calthea > earlier Romanian *calțe. The Latin derives from Ancient Greek κάλαθος (kálathos), καλθε (kalthe, yellow flower).

Noun[edit]

calce f (plural călci)

  1. kingcup (Caltha palustris)
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Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

calce

  1. third-person singular present subjunctive of călca
  2. third-person plural present subjunctive of călca

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin calx (heel)

Noun[edit]

calce m (plural calces)

  1. wedge, shim
  2. tyre (steel)
  3. (Mexico, Puerto Rico) bottom, foot, lower margin (of a page)
  4. (Andalusia) filling (of a tooth)
  5. (Rioplatense) chance, opportunity

Verb[edit]

calce

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

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