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baca

baca

See also: baća, bàca, bacă, and bača

Dalmatian

Alternative forms

Noun

baca f

  1. cow

Indonesian

Verb

baca (used in the form membaca)

  1. to read

Derived terms

  • bacaan (reading material)
  • membacakan (to read aloud, read for someone)
  • pembaca (reader) (person)

Interlingua

Noun

baca (plural bacas)

  1. berry

Italian

Verb

baca

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

Latin

Etymology

From a Proto-Indo-European source, although the exact root is unclear. Most likely connected to Lithuanian bapkas (berry, laurel), which renders a root *bab (to be round), evolving into bab-ca and finally baca.[1] See baccalaureate, bachelor and basin, from a different(?) root.

Pronunciation

Alternative forms

Noun

bāca f (genitive bācae); first declension

  1. berry, fruit
  2. pearl

Inflection

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative bāca bācae
genitive bācae bācārum
dative bācae bācīs
accusative bācam bācās
ablative bācā bācīs
vocative bāca bācae

Derived terms

Descendants

References

  1. Transactions of the Philological Society, p. 340

Malay

Etymology

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian (compare Indonesian baca, Tagalog basa).

Pronunciation

Verb

baca (used in the form membaca)

  1. to read

Derived terms

  • bacaan
  • membaca
  • membacakan
  • pembaca

Molise Croatian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /bǎːtsḁ/

Noun

baca m

  1. older brother

Declension

References

  • Walter Breu and Giovanni Piccoli (2000), Dizionario croato molisano di Acquaviva Collecroce: Dizionario plurilingue della lingua slava della minoranza di provenienza dalmata di Acquaviva Collecroce in Provincia di Campobasso (Parte grammaticale).

Polish

Noun

baca

baca m

  1. elder shepherd from Karpaty

Declension

Hypernyms

Coordinate terms

Descendants


Scottish Gaelic

Noun

baca m

  1. genitive singular of bac

Spanish

Etymology

Borrowing from French bâche.

Noun

baca f (plural bacas)

  1. (Spain) luggage rack

Synonyms


Turkish

Etymology

Borrowing from Persian [Term?].

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /badʒa/

Noun

baca (definite accusative bacayı, plural bacalar)

  1. chimney

Declension