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See also: vacă, vacã, and vācā

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EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

a clipping of vacation (informal, US)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vaca (plural vacas)

  1. vacation.

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AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vacca.

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

vaca f (plural vaques)

  1. cow

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vacca.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vaca f (plural vaques)

  1. cow

DalmatianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vacca (cow). Compare Italian vacca, Spanish vaca.

NounEdit

vaca f

  1. cow

GalicianEdit

 
Vacas

EtymologyEdit

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese vaca, from Latin vacca.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vaca f (plural vacas)

  1. cow
  2. type of large fishboat

Derived termsEdit

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ReferencesEdit

  • vaca” in Dicionario da Real Academia Galega, Royal Galician Academy.
  • vaca” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • vaca” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • vaca” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • vaca” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • vaca” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

ItalianEdit

LatgalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vaca f

  1. old

LatinEdit

PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit वच (vaca).

NounEdit

vaca ?

  1. word, saying

PiedmonteseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vacca, from Proto-Indo-European *wokeh₂-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vaca f (plural vache)

  1. cow

PortugueseEdit

 
vaca

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Portuguese vaca, from Latin vacca, from Proto-Indo-European *wokeh₂-.

NounEdit

vaca f (plural vacas)

  1. cow
  2. (derogatory, slang) A promiscuous woman; bitch
DescendantsEdit

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Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

vaca

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of vacar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of vacar

RomanianEdit

SpanishEdit

 
vaca

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vacca, from the Proto-Indo-European *woḱéh₂.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbaka/
  • Hyphenation: va‧ca

NounEdit

vaca f (plural vacas)

  1. cow (adult female of the species Bos taurus)
  2. beef
    Synonyms: vacuno, res
  3. leather
    Synonym: cuero de vaca
  4. (derogatory, informal) cow (woman considered unpleasant, particularly one considered fat)
  5. (Chile) collection
    Synonym: recaudación

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DescendantsEdit

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VenetianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vacca.

NounEdit

vaca f (plural vache)

  1. cow