porca

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɔr.ka/, [ˈpɔr̺kä]
  • Hyphenation: pòr‧ca

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin porca (balk), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *pr̥ḱeh₂.

Noun[edit]

porca f (plural porche)

  1. the ridge between two furrows; balk
    Synonym: prosa (Northern Italy)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin porca (sow).

Noun[edit]

porca f (plural porche)

  1. sow
  2. (figuratively) A lascivious or lewd woman.

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Adjective[edit]

porca

  1. Feminine singular of adjective porco.
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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Feminine of porcus.

Noun[edit]

porca f (genitive porcae); first declension

  1. sow (female pig)
Inflection[edit]

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
Inflection[edit]

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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Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese porca, 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; female equivalent of porco
  2. nut (that fits on a bolt)

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