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See also: Vacca and vàcca

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DalmatianEdit

NounEdit

vacca f

  1. Alternative form of vaca

IngrianEdit

NounEdit

vacca

  1. belly

InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

vacca (plural vaccas)

  1. cow

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈvak.ka/
  • Rhymes: -akka
  • Hyphenation: vàc‧ca
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NounEdit

vacca f (plural vacche)

  1. cow
    Synonym: mucca
  2. (slang, figuratively, derogatory) whore, slut

Usage notesEdit

Because of the use as a derogatory term the synonym mucca (milk-cow) is sometimes preferred, even when not specifically referring to milk production.

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Alemannic German: Wagge

See alsoEdit


LatinEdit

 
vacca (a cow)

EtymologyEdit

From the Proto-Indo-European *woḱéh₂.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vacca f (genitive vaccae); first declension

  1. cow (female cattle)

DeclensionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative vacca vaccae
Genitive vaccae vaccārum
Dative vaccae vaccīs
Accusative vaccam vaccās
Ablative vaccā vaccīs
Vocative vacca vaccae

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • vacca in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • vacca in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • vacca in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • vacca in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • vacca in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • vacca in William Smith, editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly

PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

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RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sutsilvan, Surmiran) vatga
  • (Puter, Vallader) vacha

EtymologyEdit

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

NounEdit

vacca f (plural vaccas)

  1. (Sursilvan) cow