cioacă

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown. Possibly of expressive origin or related to cioc (beak).

Compare boc < boacă.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈt͡ʃjo̯a.kə/

Noun[edit]

cioacă f (plural cioace)

  1. either of the two horizontal consoles in the middle of a wooden loom
  2. (slang) gossip
  3. (regional) hilltop, mountaintop

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Noun[edit]

cioacă f (plural cioace)

  1. Alternative spelling of ceucă

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