"focă"

Translation:seal

November 22, 2016

12 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/rts25604

Spanish for seal is "foca" :) Love seeing cognates like this and making connections


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/fredefred

In French, "phoque".


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Ferfredd

That makes her mom a Mother Focă!


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/dieprinzessin

apparently in spoken language also called 'vițel-de-mare' :D


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/GeoMan2

Not exactly, this is just a subspecie...


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ChillyPotato

Sounds like the Greek φώκια and the Latin phoca that are both descendents of the ancient Greek φώκη.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Valter.ova

I can't listen to the 'F' sound

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