See also: cuinà

CatalanEdit

 cuina on Catalan Wikipedia

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Catalan coïna, from Old Occitan [Term?], from Vulgar Latin *cocīna, from Latin coquīna, whence also Occitan cosina, French cuisine, Galician cociña, Italian cucina, Portuguese cozinha, Spanish cocina, and ultimately English kitchen, Dutch keuken and German Küche.

NounEdit

cuina f (plural cuines)

  1. kitchen
  2. cookery, cuisine
  3. cooker, stove
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Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

cuina

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of cuinar
  2. second-person singular imperative form of cuinar

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

A Hispanicized feminine form of English queen.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cuina f (plural cuinas)

  1. (usually informal, Costa Rica, Mexico) queen (playing card)

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ReferencesEdit

  • Miguel Ángel Quesada Pacheco (2007) Nuevo diccionario de costarriqueñismos, 4th edition edition, Editorial Tecnológica de Costa Rica, page 155