caneca

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Portuguese[edit]

caneca

Etymology[edit]

Germanic; cognate with can, or from cano +‎ -eca, from Latin canna.[1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Brazil) /kaˈnɛ.kɐ/, [kaˈnɛ.kɐ]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /kɐˈnɛ.kɐ/, [kɐˈnɛ.kɐ]

  • Hyphenation: ca‧ne‧ca
  • Rhymes: -ɛkɐ

Noun[edit]

caneca f (plural canecas)

  1. cup, mug

References[edit]

  1. ^ caneca” in Dicionário infopédia da Língua Portuguesa. Porto: Porto Editora, 2003–2021.
  2. ^ caneca” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese caneca.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kaˈneka/, [kaˈne.ka]

Noun[edit]

caneca f (plural canecas)

  1. gin flask
  2. any of a number of types of containers
  3. (Colombia) trash (container into which things are discarded; trash can)
  4. (Colombia) can (cylindrical vessel for liquids, usually of steel or aluminium)

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