See also: calcé and całce

Galician edit

Verb edit

calce

  1. inflection of calzar:
    1. first/third-person singular present subjunctive
    2. third-person singular imperative

Italian edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Latin calcem.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

calce f (plural calci)

  1. lime (from limestone)
    in calce aat the foot of

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Latin edit

Noun edit

calce

  1. ablative singular of calx

Polish edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

calce m

  1. nominative/accusative/vocative plural of calec

Portuguese edit

Pronunciation edit

 
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈkaw.si/ [ˈkaʊ̯.si]
    • (Southern Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈkaw.se/ [ˈkaʊ̯.se]

Verb edit

calce

  1. inflection of calçar:
    1. first/third-person singular present subjunctive
    2. third-person singular imperative

Romanian edit

Pronunciation edit

Etymology 1 edit

Borrowed from Latin calx, calcem.

Noun edit

calce f (uncountable)

  1. calcium oxide
Declension edit

Etymology 2 edit

Either from Latin calx, calcem, or more likely from caltha, through a Vulgar Latin root *calthea > earlier Romanian *calțe. The Latin derives from Ancient Greek κάλαθος (kálathos), καλθε (kalthe, yellow flower).

Noun edit

calce f (plural călci)

  1. kingcup (Caltha palustris)
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Etymology 3 edit

Verb edit

calce

  1. third-person singular/plural present subjunctive of călca

Further reading edit

Spanish edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /ˈkalθe/ [ˈkal̟.θe]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /ˈkalse/ [ˈkal.se]
  • (Spain) Rhymes: -alθe
  • (Latin America) Rhymes: -alse
  • Syllabification: cal‧ce

Etymology 1 edit

Deverbal from calzar.

Noun edit

calce m (plural calces)

  1. wedge, shim
  2. tyre (steel)
  3. (Mexico, Puerto Rico) bottom, foot, lower margin (of a page)
  4. (Andalusia) filling (of a tooth)
  5. (Rioplatense) chance, opportunity

Etymology 2 edit

Verb edit

calce

  1. inflection of calzar:
    1. first/third-person singular present subjunctive
    2. third-person singular imperative

Further reading edit