oca

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English[edit]

Oca (Oxalis tuberosa), peruvian

Etymology[edit]

Peruvian name. You can help Wiktionary by providing a proper etymology.

Noun[edit]

oca (countable and uncountable, plural ocas)

  1. Any of certain species of Oxalis (Oxalis crenata, and Oxalis tuberosa) which bear edible tubers.

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Catalan[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *auca, from Late Latin *avica, from classical Latin avis. Compare Spanish oca, Occitan auca, Franco-Provençal ôye, French oie.

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oca f (plural oques)

  1. goose

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Noun[edit]

oca

  1. teacher

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *auca < Late Latin *avica, from classical Latin avis. Compare Catalan, Venetian, and Sicilian oca, French oie, Occitan auca, Romansh auca, ocha, Friulian ocje, Dalmatian jauca.

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Noun[edit]

oca f (plural oche)

  1. goose; gander (male)
  2. (figuratively) goose, silly goose, airhead (female)

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

oca f (plural ocas)

  1. A cabin or hut made by indians.

Adjective[edit]

oca

  1. Feminine singular of adjective oco.

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Turkish okka.

Noun[edit]

oca f (plural ocale)

  1. weight of about three pounds
  2. liquid measure of about three pints

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Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan) auca
  • (Puter, Vallader) ocha

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *auca, from Late Latin *avica, from Classical Latin avis (bird).

Noun[edit]

oca f (plural ocas)

  1. (Sutsilvan, Surmiran) goose

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

oca

  1. genitive singular form of otac
  2. accusative singular form of otac

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *auca (goose) < Late Latin *avica ((familiar) bird), from Latin avis (bird).

Las ocas en un campo embarrado.

Noun[edit]

oca f (plural ocas)

  1. (chiefly Spain) A goose, especially of the domestic European variety and with a white or grey plumage.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Quechua uqa.

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Noun[edit]

oca f (plural ocas)

  1. Oxalis tuberosa, an edible tuber.