buco etymology

Italian word buco comes from Italian buca ((snooker) pocket. Hole. Pit.)

Detailed word origin of buco

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
buca Italian (ita) (snooker) pocket. Hole. Pit.
bucare Italian (ita) To pierce. To punch (a ticket). To puncture.
buco Italian (ita) Hole, small opening, gap, aperture. Hovel.