laca

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See also: laça, Láca, and lāča

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French las.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈla.t͡sa/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: la‧ca

Adjective[edit]

laca (accusative singular lacan, plural lacaj, accusative plural lacajn)

  1. tired, weary

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian; see lac.[1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈla.kɐ/, [ˈla.kɐ]

  • Hyphenation: la‧ca
  • Rhymes: -akɐ

Noun[edit]

laca f (plural lacas)

  1. lake (red colouring agent)
  2. lac (resinous substance produced by insects)
  3. (Portugal) hair spray
    Synonym: (Brazil) laquê

References[edit]

  1. ^ laca” in Dicionário infopédia da Língua Portuguesa. Porto: Porto Editora, 2003–2022.
  2. ^ laca” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lacca, from Persian لاک(lāk), from Hindi लाख (lākh), from Sanskrit लाक्षा (lākṣā). Compare English lacquer.

Noun[edit]

laca f (plural lacas)

  1. lacquer
  2. hair spray

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Verb[edit]

laca

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of lacar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of lacar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of lacar.

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