banca

noun ban·ca
variants: or less commonly bangka or banka \ˈbäŋkə\

Definition of banca

plural -s
:a small boat found in Pacific waters especially around the Philippines; usually :a dugout canoe often provided with outriggers and a roof of bamboo

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Origin and Etymology of banca

Philippine Spanish & Tagalog; Philippine Spanish banca, from Tagalog bangkâ


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of banca


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