toca

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See also: tocá, tocà, toca', and to̱ca̱'

Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

toca

  1. third-person singular present indicative of tocar
  2. second-person singular imperative of tocar

Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

toca

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of tocar
  2. second-person singular imperative form of tocar

Classical Nahuatl[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

tōca

  1. (transitive) to bury, to plant something

Eastern Huasteca Nahuatl[edit]

Noun[edit]

toca

  1. name

Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

toca

  1. third-person singular present indicative of tocar
  2. second-person singular imperative of tocar

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: to‧ca

Etymology 1[edit]

Uncertain. Perhaps from Old Tupi toka (his/her/its house). See oka (house).

Noun[edit]

toca f (plural tocas)

  1. den, burrow

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

toca

  1. inflection of tocar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from Vulgar Latin *toccāre or *tuccāre (to knock, strike, offend), possibly of Germanic or onomatopoetic origin. Compare French toucher, toquer, Italian toccare, Portuguese tocar, Spanish tocar.

Verb[edit]

a toca (third-person singular present toacă, past participle tocat1st conj.

  1. to chop, mince, hack
  2. to bother, pester, nag

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtoka/ [ˈt̪o.ka]
  • Rhymes: -oka
  • Hyphenation: to‧ca

Etymology 1[edit]

From Italian toca, tocca (veil, silkcloth), from Lombard toh (headscarf), from Lombardic *tuoh, from Proto-West Germanic *dōk (cloth). Compare French toque, of similar origin.

Noun[edit]

toca f (plural tocas)

  1. kerchief, turban cloth (so to say)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

toca

  1. inflection of tocar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Further reading[edit]


Ternate[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

toca

  1. wax
  2. a candle

References[edit]

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh