Lexeme – Details – rocă

Lexeme

Transcription
rocă
Script
IPA
Meaning
stone, rock (as natural mineral aggregate)
Meaning Note
Grammatical Data
f
Note
A Romance word of uncertain origin, first attested in LLat. rocca f. 'citadel raised upon rock' (8th century), especially in French sources. The hypothesis of Celtic origin “has been suggested… but is not generally accepted” (OED 2010).

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Sources

Source
Buck, C., D. (1949). A dictionary of selected synonyms in the principal Indo–European languages: a contribution to the history of ideas. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
[CDB]
Source
Trésors de la langue francaise informatisées. Centre national de ressources techniques et lexiques. http://www.cnrtl.fr/definition/
[TLF]
Source
DEX online (2004-2015). Dicționare ale limbii române. https://dexonline.ro/
[DEX]
Source
Robert Farren, PIE culture words collection, 2017
[Farren (2017)]
Location
AQS103

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