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EtymologyEdit

From Latin abacus, from Ancient Greek ἄβαξ (ábax, a calculation board covered with sand).

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: á‧ba‧co

NounEdit

ábaco m (plural ábacos)

  1. abacus (calculating table)
  2. (architecture) abacus (uppermost member or division of the capital of a column)

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin abacus (board), from Ancient Greek ἄβαξ (ábax, board), from Hebrew אבק(abák, dust).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ábaco m (plural ábacos)

  1. abacus (instrument for performing arithmetical calculations by sliding balls on wires, or counters in grooves)

QuotationsEdit

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:ábaco.


SpanishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin abacus, from Ancient Greek ἄβαξ (ábax, a calculation board covered with sand).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈabako/, [ˈaβako]
  • Hyphenation: á‧ba‧co

NounEdit

ábaco m (plural ábacos)

  1. abacus

Further readingEdit