See also: teca and teça

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin -theca, from Ancient Greek θήκη (thḗkē, case, scabbard).

SuffixEdit

-teca

  1. Used to form nouns meaning a library, gallery or similar collection of things.

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin -theca, from Ancient Greek θήκη (thḗkē, case, scabbard).

SuffixEdit

-teca f (plural -tecas)

  1. Used for any kind of collection.

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SpanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin -theca, from Ancient Greek θήκη (thḗkē, case, scabbard).

SuffixEdit

-teca f (plural -tecas)

  1. Used for any kind of collection.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Classical Nahuatl -tecatl.

SuffixEdit

-teca m or f (plural -tecas)

  1. Used for various Mexican or Central American ethnicities.
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