foice

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Portuguese[edit]

foice

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese fouce, from Latin falx, falcem, from Proto-Indo-European *dhalk-, *dhalg- (a cutting tool). Compare Galician fouce, Spanish hoz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

foice f (plural foices)

  1. sickle

Walloon[edit]

Noun[edit]

foice f (plural foices)

  1. strength
  2. force