cerco

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See also: cercó and cercò

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

cerco

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of cercar

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably derived regressively from cercar.

Noun[edit]

cerco m (plural cercos)

  1. siege

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈt͡ʃer.ko/, [ˈt͡ʃer̺ko]
  • Rhymes: -erko
  • Hyphenation: cér‧co

Etymology 1[edit]

Unsuffixed past participle of cercare (to look for).

Adjective[edit]

cerco (feminine singular cerca, masculine plural cerchi, feminine plural cerche) (obsolete, Tuscany)

  1. (very rare) looked for
  2. (participial) past participle of cercare
    Synonym: cercato

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

cerco

  1. first-person singular present indicative of cercare

Anagrams[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably derived regressively from cercar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cerco m (plural cercos)

  1. siege

Synonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

cerco

  1. first-person singular present indicative of cercar

Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Inherited from Latin circus. Doublet of circo, a borrowing.

Noun[edit]

cerco m (plural cercos)

  1. ring (made by dirt)

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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from New Latin cercus, from Ancient Greek κέρκος (kérkos).

Noun[edit]

cerco m (plural cercos)

  1. (entomology) cercus

Verb[edit]

cerco

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of cercar.