perca

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See also: Perca, pêrca, and perça

Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Hindustani (Urdu پارچہ(scrap, rag, cloth), Hindi पारचा (pārcā, scrap, rag, cloth)), from Persian پارچه(pârče, piece, cloth), the diminutive of پاره(pâre).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [pərˈt͡ʃa]
  • Hyphenation: pêrca

Noun[edit]

pêrca (plural, first-person possessive percaku, second-person possessive percamu, third-person possessive percanya)

  1. cloth from remainder fabric.

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin perca, from Ancient Greek πέρκη (pérkē, perch).

Noun[edit]

perca f (plural perche)

  1. (zoology, ichthyology) perch, Perca fluviatilis

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek πέρκη (pérkē, perch), from Proto-Indo-European *perḱ- (spotted, speckled),

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Noun[edit]

perca f (genitive percae); first declension

  1. a perch (fish)
    • c. 77 CE – 79 CE, Pliny the Elder, Naturalis Historia 32.40:
      [] similiter percae salsae e capite cinis melle addito []
      Heads of salted perch, reduced to ashes, and applied with honey, are equally useful for the purpose.

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative perca percae
Genitive percae percārum
Dative percae percīs
Accusative percam percās
Ablative percā percīs
Vocative perca percae

Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: perca
  • English: perch
  • French: perche
  • Portuguese: perca
  • Spanish: perca
  • Translingual: Perca

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From inflected form of perder (to lose).

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

perca f (plural percas)

  1. (proscribed) loss (an instance of losing objects or money)
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Verb[edit]

perca

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of perder
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of perder
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of perder
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of perder

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin perca (perch), from Ancient Greek πέρκη (pérkē, perch).

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Noun[edit]

perca f (plural percas)

  1. perch (fish in the genus Perca)
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Spanish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin perca, from Ancient Greek πέρκη (pérkē, perch).

Noun[edit]

perca f (plural percas)

  1. perch, Perca fluviatilis
  2. bass

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