foco

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈfɔko/, [ˈfɔː.ko]
  • Hyphenation: fò‧co

Noun[edit]

foco m (plural fochi)

  1. Archaic form of fuoco.

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

(Classical) IPA(key): /ˈfo.koː/, [ˈfɔ.koː]

Noun[edit]

focō

  1. dative/ablative singular of focus

Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin focus. Doublet of fogo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

foco m (plural focos)

  1. (optics) focus (point at which rays of light converge)
  2. (geometry) focus (point of a conic at which rays reflected from a curve or surface converge)
  3. (photography) focus (convergence of light on the photographic medium)
  4. (epidemiology) the source of transmission of a disease
  5. focus (concentration of attention)
  6. objective; intent
  7. headquarters
  8. (regional) lamp

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Verb[edit]

foco

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of focar

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Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

foco f

  1. vocative singular of focă

San Pedro Amuzgos Amuzgo[edit]

Noun[edit]

foco

  1. Obsolete spelling of joco

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin focus. Compare the inherited doublet fuego.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

foco m (plural focos)

  1. focus (place or spot where something is focused)
    Synonym: enfoque
  2. spotlight
  3. (Argentina, Chile, Cuba, Uruguay) headlight (especially on the front of a motor vehicle)
  4. light bulb
  5. (Costa Rica, Dominican Republic) flashlight, torch (battery-powered hand-held light source)

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Descendants[edit]

  • San Pedro Amuzgos Amuzgo: joco, jokò

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