checa

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Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

checa

  1. feminine of checo

Noun[edit]

checa f (plural checas)

  1. feminine equivalent of checo

Verb[edit]

checa

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

Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the feminine of checo

Adjective[edit]

checa

  1. feminine singular of checo

Noun[edit]

checa f ‎(plural checas, masculine checo)

  1. feminine equivalent of checo

Etymology 2[edit]

From the pronunciation of the initial letters ЧК ‎(ČK) in Чрезвычайная комиссия ‎(Chrezvychainaya komissiya).

Proper noun[edit]

checa f

  1. The former Russian secret police (1917–1922).