coca

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See also: Coca, COCA, cóca, còca, cocã, cocă, and coça

English[edit]

The leaves and fruit of a coca plant.
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish coca, from Quechua kuka, perhaps from Aymara.

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Noun[edit]

coca (usually uncountable, plural cocas)

  1. Any of the four cultivated plants which belong to the family Erythroxylaceae, native to western South America.
  2. The dried leaf of one of these plants, the South American shrub (Erythroxylum coca), widely cultivated in Andean countries, which is the source of cocaine.

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Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

coca f (plural coques)

  1. coca (pastry)
  2. coca (plant)

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kɔ.ka/
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

Contracted form of Coca-Cola

Noun[edit]

coca m (plural cocas)

  1. Coke (serving of Coca-Cola)
  2. cola (serving of any cola drink)

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish, from Quechua.

Noun[edit]

coca m (plural cocas)

  1. coca (plant)
  2. (informal) cocaine

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

coca f (plural cocas)

  1. coca (cultivated plant of the family Erythroxylaceae)
  2. coca (dried leaf of Erythroxylon coca)
  3. Coke (Coca-Cola)
  4. (uncountable, slang) snow (cocaine)

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French coca, from Spanish, from Quechua.

Noun[edit]

coca f (uncountable)

  1. coca plant

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Quechua koka or Aymara kuka (coca).

Noun[edit]

coca f (plural cocas)

  1. coca
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Etymology 2[edit]

Abbreviation of cocaína (cocaine).

Noun[edit]

coca f (uncountable)

  1. (colloquial) cocaine
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Etymology 3[edit]

Abbreviation of Coca-Cola.

Noun[edit]

coca f (plural cocas)

  1. Coke (Coca-Cola, a trademarked soft drink)

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Swazi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Verb[edit]

-coca?

  1. to chat

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Xhosa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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-coca

  1. to become clean

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