See also: CAC, các, çaç, and čāc

AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Version of eci (I walk, step, go). Used by adults when speaking to toddlers while teaching them how to walk.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

cac (first-person singular past tense caca, participle cacur)

  1. (transitive, intransitive, colloquial) I walk slowly
  2. (transitive, intransitive, colloquial) I learn (how) to walk
    Synonym: përkëmb

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • [1] active verb cac (aorist: caca; participle: cacur) • Fjalori Shqip (Albanian Dictionary)

AromanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin cacō. Compare Romanian căca, cac.

VerbEdit

cac (past participle cãcatã or cãcate)

  1. (vulgar, reflexive) I shit.

Related termsEdit


IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Irish and Old Irish cacc (dung, excrement), from Proto-Celtic *kakkā.

NounEdit

cac m (genitive singular caca, nominative plural cacanna)

  1. faeces, excrement
  2. (vulgar, offensive) shit
  3. (mining) raw ore
  4. verbal noun of cac
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

InterjectionEdit

cac

  1. (vulgar) Shit!, Fuck!

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Irish caccaid (excretes, verb), from cacc (dung, excrement).

VerbEdit

cac (present analytic cacann, future analytic cacfaidh, verbal noun cac, past participle cactha)

  1. excrete, defecate
  2. (vulgar) shit
ConjugationEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cac chac gcac
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit


K'iche'Edit

EtymologyEdit

Likely cognate to Yucatec Maya k’áak’

NounEdit

cac

  1. (Classical K'iche') fire

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably borrowed from Latin caco (I shit).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cac m (nominative plural cacas)

  1. dung, excrement

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Douglas Harper (2001–2023), “cack”, in Online Etymology Dictionary.

RomanianEdit

VerbEdit

cac

  1. first-person singular present indicative/subjunctive of căca

Scottish GaelicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From From Middle Irish and Old Irish cacc (dung, excrement), from Proto-Celtic *kakkā.

NounEdit

cac m (genitive singular caca, no plural)

  1. excrement
  2. (vulgar) shit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Irish caccaid (excretes, verb), from cacc (dung, excrement). See Etymology 1 above.

VerbEdit

cac (past chac, future cacaidh, verbal noun cac or cacadh, past participle cacte)

  1. (slang) excrete, defecate
  2. (slang, vulgar) shit

MutationEdit

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
cac chac
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit