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3 letters words from 'hoc'

HOC 8OCH 8

2 letters words from 'hoc'

CH 7HO 5
OH 5 

All 3 letters words made out of hoc

hoc ohc hco cho och coh

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Definitions and meaning of hoc

hoc

Catalan

Etymology

From Old Occitan oc, from Latin hoc (that) Occitan òc.

Pronunciation

  • Homophone: ɔ́k

Particle

hoc

  1. yes (affirmation; commonly used to respond affirmatively to a question)

Adverb

hoc

  1. The opposite of 'not'.

Usage notes

  • Hoc has largely fallen into disuse in favour of "Sí".

Antonyms

  • no

References

"Hoc" - Diccionari normatiu valencià


Latin

Etymology 1

For *hod +‎ -ce, from Proto-Italic *hod n sg (this) + *ke (here), from Proto-Indo-European *gʰe (discourse particle) + *ḱe (deictic particle).

Alternative forms

  • hocc, oc, occ

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /hok/, [hɔk]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ok/, [ɔk]
  • Note: the final /k/ is always geminate if a vowel follows, e.g. hoc est [hɔk.kɛst]. Contrast hic, where singleton is the older pronunciation, but geminate was more common classically by extension from the neuter form.
Determiner

hoc

  1. nominative neuter singular of hic (this)
  2. accusative neuter singular of hic (this)

Descendants

  • Franco-Provençal: o, ouè (from *hoc ille)
  • Old French: o, ou, oc, ec, euc, uoc
  • Old French: oïl (from *hoc ille), oje (from *hoc ego)
    • French: oui
  • Old Occitan: oc
    • Occitan: òc
    • Old Catalan: oc, hoch
    • Aragonese: ó

Etymology 2

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /hoːk/, [hoːk]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ok/, [ɔk]

Determiner

hōc

  1. ablative masculine singular of hic (this)
  2. ablative neuter singular of hic (this)
  3. (with a comparative, correlative of quod) for this reason, because of this

Etymology 3

According to De Vaan (2008), from a masculine singular instrumental of Proto-Indo-European *gʰi-ḱe (this, here). Contrast Latin hūc, which is probably from the locative instead.

Adverb

hōc (not comparable)

  1. hither, to this place
    Synonyms: hūc, hōrsum

References

  • De Vaan, Michiel (2008) , “hic, haec, hoc”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 284
  • hoc in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • hoc in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • hoc in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.

Old English

Etymology 1

Unknown origin.

Alternative forms

  • hocc

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /xok/, [hok]

Noun

hoc m (nominative plural hoccas)

  1. marshmallow (plant)
Declension
Synonyms
  • cottuc
  • merscmealwe
Descendants
  • hollyhock

Etymology 2

From Proto-Germanic *hōkaz.

Alternative forms

  • hooc

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /xoːk/, [hoːk]

Noun

hōc m

  1. angle, (of land): point
  2. hook
Declension
Descendants
  • hook

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (Latin) this.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)