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alce

alce

See also: alcé

Asturian

Noun

alce m (plural alces)

  1. elk (US), moose (UK) (largest member of the deer family (Alces alces))

Galician

Noun

alce m (plural alces)

  1. elk (US), moose (UK) (Alces alces)

Italian

Etymology

From Latin alces.

Noun

alce m (plural alci)

  1. elk (US), moose (UK) (Alces alces)

Anagrams


Latin

Noun

alce

  1. ablative singular of alcēs

References


Portuguese

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

From Latin alcem (elk).

Noun

alce m f (plural alces)

  1. elk (US), moose (UK) (Alces alces, a large northern-hemisphere deer)

Etymology 2

Verb

alce

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of alçar
    É importante que eu alce isso.
    It’s important that I lift this.
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of alçar
    É importante que ele alce isso.
    It’s important that he lifts this.
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of alçar
    Você aí, alce isso sozinho.
    You there, lift this by yourself.
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of alçar
    Você aí, não alce isso sozinho.
    You there, don’t lift this by yourself.

Spanish

Pronunciation

  • (Castilian) IPA(key): /ˈalθe/
  • (Others) IPA(key): /ˈalse/

Etymology 1

From Latin alces, of Germanic origin.

Noun

alce m (plural alces)

  1. elk (US), moose (UK) (Alces alces)

Synonyms

See also

Etymology 2

Form of verb alzar.

Verb

alce

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of alzar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of alzar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of alzar.