See also: bancá and bancă

AsturianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

banca f (plural banques)

  1. (large) bench
  2. bank (building)
  3. bank (institution)
  4. trough
  5. pot (of a lottery)

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From banc.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

banca f (plural banques)

  1. low bench
  2. banking system

Further readingEdit


CorsicanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Italian banca (counter), from Lombardic bank (bench), from Proto-West Germanic *banki, from Proto-Germanic *bankiz, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeg- (to bend). Cognates include Spanish banco and Portuguese banco.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

banca f (plural banche)

  1. bank

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Italian banca (counter), from Lombardic bank (bench), from Proto-West Germanic *banki, from Proto-Germanic *bankiz, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeg- (to bend). Cognates include Spanish banco and Portuguese banco.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈban.ka/
  • (file)
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -anka
  • Hyphenation: bàn‧ca

NounEdit

banca f (plural banche)

  1. bank (financial institution)

DescendantsEdit

See banco for descendants.

VerbEdit

banca

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

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbɐ̃.kɐ/, [ˈbɐ̃.kɐ]

NounEdit

banca f (plural bancas)

  1. stall (a small open-fronted shop)
    Synonym: estande
  2. booth (a small stall for the display and sale of goods)
  3. newsstand (open stall where newspapers and magazines are on sale)
  4. jury (a group of people whose aim is to judge something)

RomanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

banca f

  1. definite nominative/accusative singular of bancă

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From banco.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbanka/, [ˈbãŋ.ka]

NounEdit

banca f (plural bancas)

  1. small bench
    Synonym: banco
  2. seat (in an elective body)
    Synonyms: escaño, curul
  3. financial system

Derived termsEdit

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