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EnglishEdit

 
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Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin circa.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

circa

  1. approximately, about
    Julius Caesar visited this area circa 50 BC.

Usage notesEdit

  • Used only before a date or measure, never after

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AnagramsEdit


CzechEdit

Alternative formsEdit

AdverbEdit

circa

  1. circa, approximately

SynonymsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • circa in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • circa in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

DutchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin circa.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

circa

  1. circa: about, approximately

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin circa.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

circa

  1. approximately, about

GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

circa

  1. circa

SynonymsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • circa” in canoo.net
  • circa in Duden online
  • circa” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • circa” in Uni Leipzig: Wortschatz-Lexikon

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin circa.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtʃir.ka/
  • Hyphenation: cìr‧ca

PrepositionEdit

circa

  1. regarding, concerning

AdverbEdit

circa

  1. about, approximately

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

A later form for circum, or from circum + .

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

circā (not comparable)

  1. around; about

PrepositionEdit

circa (+ accusative)

  1. around; near; about
  2. regarding, concerning

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DescendantsEdit

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RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin circa.

AdverbEdit

circa

  1. approximately, about, or so

SynonymsEdit