panca

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See also: pañca, pança, and panca-

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Noun[edit]

panca

  1. paw

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French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

panca m (plural pancas)

  1. punkah, a type of fan consisting in a screen suspended by the ceiling, as traditionally used in tropical colonies, notably the Indies.
  2. punkahwallah, a servant (typically a boy) who operates it manually.

References[edit]

  • Nouveau Petit Larousse illustré. Dictionnaire encyclopédique. Paris, Librairie Larousse, 1952, 146th edition

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese *paanca (cf. the derived term paancada, 13th century, Cantigas de Santa Maria), from Vulgar Latin *palanca, perhaps from Latin phalanga, from the accusative form of Ancient Greek φάλαγξ (phálanx, log, trunk, body of soldiers, etc.). Cf. Spanish palanca, English plank, planch.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

panca f (plural pancas)

  1. lever
  2. shaft
    Synonyms: lata, temón
    (figuratively, familiar) sloth
    Synonyms: nugalla, preguiza

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • paancada” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • panca” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • panca” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • panca” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • panca” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Indonesian[edit]

Indonesian cardinal numbers
 <  4 5 6  > 
    Cardinal : panca

Etymology[edit]

From Malay panca, from Sanskrit पञ्चन् (páñcan), from Proto-Indo-Iranian, from Proto-Indo-European *pénkʷe.

Numeral[edit]

panca

  1. five

Synonyms[edit]


Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Lombardic panch, from Proto-Germanic *bankiz.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpan.ka/, [ˈpäŋkä]
  • Rhymes: -anka
  • Hyphenation: pàn‧ca

Noun[edit]

panca f (plural panche)

  1. bench
  2. pew

Derived terms[edit]


Malay[edit]

Malay cardinal numbers
 <  4 5 6  > 
    Cardinal : panca

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit पञ्चन् (páñcan), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *pánča, from Proto-Indo-European *pénkʷe.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

panca (Jawi spelling ڤنچا)

  1. five

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From palanca (lever).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: pan‧ca

Noun[edit]

panca f (plural pancas)

  1. wooden lever
  2. (colloquial) craze, obsession
  3. (plural) difficulties

Derived terms[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Quechua p'anqa

Noun[edit]

panca f (plural pancas)

  1. (Andes) dried maize leaf