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Webster 1913 Edition


Banco


Ban′co

,
Noun.
[It. See
Bank
.]
A bank, especially that of Venice.
☞ This term is used in some parts of Europe to indicate bank money, as distinguished from the current money, when this last has become depreciated.

Definition 2022


Banco

Banco

See also: banco, bancó, and bancò

Italian

Proper noun

Banco m

  1. Banquo

banco

banco

See also: Banco, bancó, and bancò

English

Adjective

banco (not comparable)

  1. Being or relating to a type of court involving a bench of judges. Quite often, the Banco Court is an appeals court. See also en banc.

Noun

banco

  1. (attributive) A bank, especially that of Venice; formerly used to indicate bank money, as distinguished from the current money when it has become depreciated.
    banco money


French

Adjective

banco m, f (plural bancos)

  1. banco

Galician

Noun

banco m (plural bancos)

  1. bank

Italian

Noun

banco m (plural banchi)

  1. desk
  2. counter (in a bank etc)
  3. bench
  4. stall (selling goods)
  5. dock (in a court)
  6. shoal (of fish)

Descendants

Verb

banco

  1. first-person singular present indicative of bancare

Portuguese

banco

Etymology

Borrowing from Italian banco, from Old High German bank, from Proto-Germanic *bankiz.

Pronunciation

Noun

banco m (plural bancos)

  1. bank (financial institution)
  2. bank (safe place for storage and retrieval of items)
  3. bench (long seat)
  4. (sports) bench (place where players of a sport sit when not playing)
  5. (hydrology) bank (a shallow area in a body of water)
  6. Short for banco de dados.

Derived terms

Descendants

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Spanish

Etymology

From Old French bank, from Proto-Germanic *bankiz.

Noun

banco m (plural bancos)

  1. bank
  2. bench
  3. school of fish

Derived terms

  • banco de hielo
  • banco de liquidación
  • banco de sangre

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