masca

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See also: mascá, mascâ, and mască

Interlingue[edit]

Noun[edit]

masca

  1. mask

Related terms[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

masca f (genitive mascae); first declension

  1. spectre; nightmare
  2. mask
Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative masca mascae
genitive mascae mascārum
dative mascae mascīs
accusative mascam mascās
ablative mascā mascīs
vocative masca mascae

Descendants[edit]


Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Provençal [Term?], from Medieval Latin masca (specter, nightmare); see mask for more.

Noun[edit]

masca f (plural mascas)

  1. witch (person who uses magic)
  2. mask

Synonyms[edit]


Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *mēskō, *maskō (mesh), from Proto-Indo-European *mesg- (to knit).

Noun[edit]

māsca f

  1. mesh

Descendants[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

masca

  1. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present indicative of mascar
  2. Second-person singular (tu) affirmative imperative of mascar

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

masca

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