vaca

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See also: vacă, vacã, and vācā

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

a clipping of vacation (informal, US)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vaca (plural vacas)

  1. vacation.

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vacca.

Noun[edit]

vaca f (plural vaques)

  1. cow

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vacca.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vaca f (plural vaques)

  1. cow

Dalmatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vacca (cow). Compare Italian vacca, Spanish vaca.

Noun[edit]

vaca f

  1. cow

Galician[edit]

Vacas

Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese vaca, from Latin vacca.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vaca f (plural vacas)

  1. cow
  2. type of large fishboat

Derived terms[edit]

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References[edit]

  • vaca” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • vaca” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • vaca” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • vaca” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • vaca” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

vaca

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

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Latgalian[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

vaca f

  1. old

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

vacā

  1. first-person singular present active imperative of vacō

Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit वच (vaca).

Noun[edit]

vaca ?

  1. word, saying

Portuguese[edit]

vaca

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese vaca, from Latin vacca, from Proto-Indo-European *wokeh₂-.

Noun[edit]

vaca f (plural vacas)

  1. cow
  2. (derogatory, slang) A promiscuous woman; bitch
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

vaca

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

Romanian[edit]

Noun[edit]

vaca f

  1. definite nominative and accusative singular of vacă

Spanish[edit]

vaca

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vacca, from the Proto-Indo-European *woḱéh₂.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vaca f (plural vacas)

  1. cow (adult female of the species Bos taurus)
  2. beef
    Synonyms: vacuno, res
  3. leather
    Synonym: cuero de vaca
  4. (derogatory, informal) cow (woman considered unpleasant, particularly one considered fat)
  5. (Chile) collection
    Synonym: recaudación

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Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vacca.

Noun[edit]

vaca f (plural vache)

  1. cow