roca

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See also: Roca and roça

Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

roca f (plural roques)

  1. rock

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Irish[edit]

Verb[edit]

roca

  1. present subjunctive analytic of roc

Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

roca

  1. feminine singular of roco

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Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Gothic rukka, 𐍂𐌿𐌺𐌺𐌰 (rukka), from Proto-Germanic *rukkô, related to Old High German rocko.[1]

Noun[edit]

roca f (plural rocas)

  1. (spinning) distaff (part of a spinning wheel from which fibre is drawn to be spun)

Etymology 2[edit]

See rocha

Noun[edit]

roca f (plural rocas)

  1. seacliff (cliff by the sea)
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Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

roca

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of rocar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of rocar

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mallory, J. P.; Adams, D. Q., editors (1997) Encyclopedia of Indo-European culture, London, Chicago: Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers, page 110

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Medieval Latin rocca, from Vulgar Latin *rocca, of uncertain origin, probably Celtic and most likely pre-Roman substrate.

Cognate with Italian rocca, English rock, French roche, and Breton r'och.

Noun[edit]

roca f (plural rocas)

  1. rock.

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