circa
preposition Etymology: Latin, from circum around — more at circum- Date: 1861 at, in, or of approximately — used especially with dates <
born circa 1600
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  • circa — CÍRCA adv. Cam, aproximativ. – Din lat. circa. Trimis de RACAI, 30.09.2003. Sursa: DEX 98  CÍRCA adv. v. aproximativ. Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Sinonime  círca adv.; abr. cca …   Dicționar Român

  • circă — CÍRCĂ s.f. (fam.) Circumscripţie (de miliţie, financiară etc.). – Abreviere din circumscripţie. Trimis de hai, 06.12.2008. Sursa: DEX 98  CÍRCĂ s. v. circumscripţie. Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Sinonime  círcă s. f. Trimis de siveco,… …   Dicționar Român

  • circa — (Del lat. circa, alrededor de). prep. hacia (ǁ alrededor de). Circa 1700 …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • circa — Adv. (Mittelstufe) schätzungsweise, nicht genau angegeben, berechnet, ungefähr Synonyme: etwa, rund, gegen, zirka Beispiele: Der Film dauert circa zwei Stunden. Er verdient circa 2000 Euro pro Monat …   Extremes Deutsch

  • CIRCA — apud Recentiores vigiliae, excubiae, Ital. Cerchia Gallis la Ronde: Cuiusmodi Circas etiam fecisse in Monasteriis Monathos, horis illis, quibus vacare lectioni Fratres consuevêre, dicitur in Regula. S. Benedicti. Hinc qui circas Faciebat Monachus …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • circa — [dal lat. circa intorno a ]. ■ prep. [per introdurre un compl. d argomento: c. il resto, ne riparleremo ] ▶◀ a proposito di, intorno a, per quanto riguarda, relativamente a, quanto a, riguardo a, su. ■ avv. [nelle indicazioni di quantità, per… …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • circa — 1861, from L. circa around, round about, near, about the time of, alternative form of circum round about (see CIRCUM (Cf. circum )) …   Etymology dictionary

  • circa — Von Mainz nach Frankfurt sind es circa 50 Kilometer …   Deutsch-Test für Zuwanderer

  • circa — [sʉr′kə] prep. [L] [also in italics] about: used before an approximate date or figure [circa 1650] …   English World dictionary

  • Circa: — Circa: Allgemeine Informationen Genre(s) AOR, (Progressive) Rock Gründung 2006 Website …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Circa — (lat., »um, herum«, meist abgekürzt ca., zirka), ungefähr, etwa, gegen (bei Zahlenangaben) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

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