This word may also be spelled "piyama." When written as such, it is used in the masculine in Spain and the Southern Cone, and in the feminine in the rest of Latin America.
a. pajamas (plural) (United States)
Los niños se ponen sus pijamas y se cepillan los dientes antes de acostarse.The children put on their pajamas and brush their teeth before going to bed.
b. pyjamas (plural) (United Kingdom)
Por primera vez en mi vida, realmente vi a un tipo en una tienda en su pijama.For the first time in my life, I actually saw a bloke at a shop in his pyjamas.
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