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See also: Perca, pêrca, and perça

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin perca, from Ancient Greek πέρκη (pérkē, perch).

NounEdit

perca f (plural perche)

  1. (zoology, ichthyology) perch, Perca fluviatilis

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek πέρκη (pérkē, perch), from Proto-Indo-European *perḱ- (spotted, speckled),

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NounEdit

perca f (genitive percae); first declension

  1. a perch (fish)
    • c. 77 CE – 79 CE, Pliny the Elder, Naturalis Historia 32.40:
      [] similiter percae salsae e capite cinis melle addito []
      Heads of salted perch, reduced to ashes, and applied with honey, are equally useful for the purpose.

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative perca percae
Genitive percae percārum
Dative percae percīs
Accusative percam percās
Ablative percā percīs
Vocative perca percae

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Etymology 1Edit

From inflected form of perder (to lose).

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NounEdit

perca f (plural percas)

  1. (proscribed) loss (an instance of losing objects or money)
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VerbEdit

perca

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

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin perca (perch), from Ancient Greek πέρκη (pérkē, perch).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

perca f (plural percas)

  1. perch (fish in the genus Perca)
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SpanishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin perca, from Ancient Greek πέρκη (pérkē, perch).

NounEdit

perca f (plural percas)

  1. perch, Perca fluviatilis
  2. bass

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