See also: COC, CoC, cóc, còc, cốc, and čoc

AromanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a Vulgar Latin root *cocō, from Latin coquō. Compare Daco-Romanian coace, coc.

VerbEdit

coc (third-person singular present indicative coatsi or coatse, past participle coaptã)

  1. I bake
  2. I ripen

Related termsEdit


CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From New Latin coccus

NounEdit

coc m (plural cocs)

  1. coccus (bacteria)

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from English coke.

NounEdit

coc m (plural cocs)

  1. Clipping of carbó de coc.

Etymology 3Edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

VerbEdit

coc

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of coure

Further readingEdit


Old EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-West Germanic *kokk (cock, rooster), probably of imitative origin. Cognate with Old Norse kokkr (cock).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

coc m

  1. Alternative form of cocc
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Vulgar Latin cocus from Latin coquus (cook) from coquō (to cook) from Proto-Indo-European *pekʷ- (to cook). Akin to Old Norse kokkr (cook), German Koch, Dutch kok (cook), Old English āfiġen (fried)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cōc m

  1. a cook
DeclensionEdit
DescendantsEdit

Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin coccus (attested in the Salic Laws), from Frankish *kokk, from Proto-Germanic *kukkaz, ultimately of imitative origin. More at cock.

NounEdit

coc m (oblique plural cos, nominative singular cos, nominative plural coc)

  1. cock (male chicken)

DescendantsEdit


RomanianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

coc

  1. first-person singular present indicative of coace
  2. first-person singular present subjunctive of coace
  3. third-person plural present indicative of coace

Etymology 2Edit

Uncertain, perhaps an expressive creation based on a rounded shape, or alternatively French coque (shell). Cf. Greek κόκκος (kókkos), Latin coccum (berry), also Albanian kokë.

NounEdit

coc n (plural cocuri)

  1. type of feminine hairstyle with the hair tied and looped at the back; bun, chignon, loop
  2. (archaic) bun, bread roll

SynonymsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Probably of imitative (onomatopoetic) origin.

NounEdit

coc m (plural coci)

  1. (birds) night heron (Ardea nycticorax)

Etymology 4Edit

Borrowed from French coccus, German Kokke, New Latin coccus, from Ancient Greek κόκκος (kókkos).

NounEdit

coc m (plural coci)

  1. type of spherical bacteria; coccus

WelshEdit

NounEdit

coc

  1. (vulgar, offensive) cock or dick, a vulgar word for a man's penis