See also: Cache, caché, and cachê

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From French cache (as used by French Canadian trappers to mean "hiding place for stores"), from the verb cacher.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cache (plural caches)

  1. A store of things that may be required in the future, which can be retrieved rapidly, protected or hidden in some way.
    Members of the 29-man Discovery team laid down food caches to allow the polar team to travel light, hopping from food cache to food cache on their return journey.
  2. (computing) A fast temporary storage where recently or frequently used information is stored to avoid having to reload it from a slower storage medium.
  3. (geocaching) A container containing treasure in a global treasure-hunt game.
Usage notesEdit

Sometimes confused with cachet.

HyponymsEdit
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Czech: keš
  • German: Cache
  • Italian: cache
  • Norwegian Bokmål: cache
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: cache
  • Serbo-Croatian: kȅš, ке̏ш
TranslationsEdit
ReferencesEdit
  • JP 1-02 Department of Defense Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

VerbEdit

cache (third-person singular simple present caches, present participle caching, simple past and past participle cached)

  1. To place in a cache.
    • 1922, A. M. Chisholm, A Thousand a Plate
      And here the adventurers went ashore, unloaded, turned their canoe bottom up in the shelter of thick brush, and cached their supplies temporarily on a pole scaffold, out of reach of prowling depredators.
TranslationsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

cache (plural caches)

  1. Misspelling of cachet.
    • 2014, Nils Bubandt, Democracy, Corruption and the Politics of Spirits in Contemporary Indonesia[1]:
      The prophecies are an attempt to explore the mystery of democracy, to divine its origin in order to capitalize on its political cache, but also to diagnose the cause of its contemporary malaise.

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DanishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From French cache.

NounEdit

cache c (singular definite cachen, plural indefinite cacher)

  1. (computing) cache

DeclensionEdit

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From cacher.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cache f (plural caches)

  1. cache, hiding place for later retrieval

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Danish: cache
  • English: cache (see there for further descendants)

NounEdit

cache m (plural caches)

  1. cover, mask (clipping of cache-oeil, cache-nez, etc.)
  2. (computing) cache

VerbEdit

cache

  1. first-person singular present indicative of cacher
  2. third-person singular present indicative of cacher
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of cacher
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of cacher
  5. second-person singular imperative of cacher

Further readingEdit


GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unknown. Compare gache.

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

cache!

  1. shoo! (said to pigs)
    Synonyms: gache, isca, xo

ReferencesEdit


ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English cache.

AdjectiveEdit

cache f (invariable)

  1. (computing) cache (attributive)

NounEdit

cache f

  1. (computing) cache

Further readingEdit

  • cache in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

NormanEdit

VerbEdit

cache

  1. first-person singular present indicative of cachi
  2. third-person singular present indicative of cachi
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of cachi
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of cachi
  5. second-person singular imperative of cachi

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English cache

NounEdit

cache m (definite singular cachen, indefinite plural cacher, definite plural cachene)

  1. a cache (computing, geocaching)

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English cache

NounEdit

cache m (definite singular cachen, indefinite plural cachar, definite plural cachane)

  1. a cache (computing, geocaching)

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

cache

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of cachar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of cachar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of cachar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of cachar

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

cache

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of cachar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of cachar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of cachar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of cachar.