cuenca

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin concha (bivalve, vessel, trumpet). Cognate with Spanish concha (seashell, scoop), which was inherited from the diminutive Latin conchula. Compare English conch.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkwenka/, [ˈkwẽŋ.ka]

Noun[edit]

cuenca f (plural cuencas)

  1. (anatomy) eye socket
  2. watershed, catchment basin
  3. valley

Derived terms[edit]