porca

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin porca.

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porca

  1. feminine singular of porco

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Etymology 1[edit]

Feminine of porcus.

Noun[edit]

porca f (genitive porcae); first declension

  1. sow (female pig)
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First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative porca porcae
genitive porcae porcārum
dative porcae porcīs
accusative porcam porcās
ablative porcā porcīs
vocative porca porcae
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *pr̥ḱeh₂. Compare English furrow.

Noun[edit]

porca f (genitive porcae); first declension

  1. (agriculture) the ridge between two furrows; a balk
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First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative porca porcae
genitive porcae porcārum
dative porcae porcīs
accusative porcam porcās
ablative porcā porcīs
vocative porca porcae
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References[edit]

  • porca in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • porca in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “porca”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • porca” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • porca in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin porca (sow), feminine of porcus (pig), from Proto-Indo-European *porḱ- (young swine, young pig).

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Noun[edit]

porca f (plural porcas)

  1. sow; feminine equivalent of porco
  2. nut (that fits on a bolt)

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