doce

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Aragonese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin duodecim.

Numeral[edit]

doce

  1. twelve

Asturian[edit]

Asturian cardinal numbers
 <  11 12 13  > 
    Cardinal : doce
    Ordinal : decimosegundu

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin duodecim.

Numeral[edit]

doce (indeclinable)

  1. twelve

Derived terms[edit]


Galician[edit]

Galician cardinal numbers
 <  11 12 13  > 
    Cardinal : doce
    Ordinal : duodécimo

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈdoθɪ], (western) [ˈdosɪ]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese doze, from Latin duodecim.

Numeral[edit]

doce (indeclinable)

  1. twelve

Noun[edit]

doce f pl

  1. (always preceded by the definite article) twelve o'clock
    Son as doceIt's twelve o'clock.
    Synonym: doce en punto
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese doce (13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Latin dulcis, dulcem (sweet), from Proto-Indo-European *dl̥kú-.

Doces (confections)

Alternative forms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

doce m or f (plural doces)

  1. sweet
    • 1775, María Francisca Isla y Losada, Romance:
      Dime algùnha còusa dòce
      como habes doito, é catá,
      que si así no no fazèdes,
      me escatìmo, é velo hàs.
      Ven sabedes, vaiche bòa!
      como estas cousas se fàn,
      è madia tendes, senon
      eu êime de encabuxar.
      Tell me something sweet
      As you use to, but beware,
      if you don't do it like that
      I'll take offence, you'll see.
      You know well, it could not be otherwise!
      how these things are done,
      no doubt about it or else
      I'll get angry.
Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

doce m (plural doces)

  1. a sweet, confection

Further reading[edit]

References[edit]

  • doce” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • doze” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • doce” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • doze” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • doce” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • doce” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • doce” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

docē

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of doceō

References[edit]


Neapolitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin dulcis, dulcem.

Adjective[edit]

doce

  1. sweet

Old Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin dulcis, dulcem (sweet), from Proto-Indo-European *dl̥kú- (sweet).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

doce (plural doces)

  1. sweet

Descendants[edit]

  • Galician: doce
  • Mirandese: doce
  • Portuguese: doce

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese doce, from Latin dulcis, dulcem (sweet), from Proto-Indo-European *dl̥kú- (sweet). Compare Galician doce, Spanish dulce, Catalan dolç, Occitan doç, French doux, Italian dolce and Romanian dulce.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

doce m or f (plural doces, comparable)

  1. sweet
    • 1902, Fernando Pessoa, Quando ela passa:
      Quando eu me sento à janela / P'los vidros qu'a neve embaça / Vejo a doce imagem d'ela / Quando passa… passa… passa…
      When I sit at the window / I see through the panes clouded by snow / The sweet image of her / When (she) passes… passes… passes…

Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:doce.

Noun[edit]

doce m (plural doces)

  1. sweet, candy
  2. (Brazil, slang) LSD (lysergic acid diethylamide)

Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:doce.

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • doce” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

Spanish[edit]

Spanish numbers (edit)
 ←  11 12 13  → 
    Cardinal: doce
    Ordinal: duodécimo
    Multiplier: duodécuple
    Fractional: doceavo

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish doze, dodze from Latin duodecim. Compare English dozen.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

doce

  1. twelve

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]