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"Babe" is a noun which is often translated as "cariño", and "I got you" is a phrase which is often translated as "te traje". Learn more about the difference between "babe" and "I got you" below.
babe(
beyb
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (term of endearment)
a. cariño
Babe, can you hold my hand?Cariño, ¿puedes tomar mi mano?
I don't know you, so don't call me "babe."No te conozco, así que no me digas "cariño."
2. (attractive female)
a. la mujer
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
What a babe!¡Qué mujer!
b. el bollo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(colloquial)
Ms. Gonzalez is a total babe.Sra. Gonzalez es un bollo total.
c. el jamón
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
Hey, don't call my mom a babe!¡Oye! No le llames jamón a mi mamá.
3. (infant)
a. el bebé
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The babe was not even born when they decided to name him Paul.Ni siquiera había nacido el bebé cuando decidieron llamarlo Paul.
b. el rorro
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
The babe is crying.El rorro está llorando.
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I got you
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (I brought you something; used to address one person)
a. te traje
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
I got you a tea and some cookies.Te traje un té y galletitas.
b. te tengo
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
I got you the books you needed.Te tengo los libros que necesitabas.
c. le traje
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Ma'am, I got you a jacket. Are you still cold?Señora, le traje un abrigo. ¿Aún tiene frío?
d. le tengo
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Sir, I got you the wine you requested.Señor, le tengo el vino que pidió.
2. (I obtained for you; used to address one person)
a. te conseguí
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
Don't forget. I got you that job in the first place.No te olvides. Te conseguí ese trabajo en el primer lugar.
b. le conseguí
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
I stood in line all day, but I got you the tickets.Esperé en cola todo el día, pero le conseguí los boletos.
3. (I purchased for you; used to address one person)
a. te compré
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
I got you the juice you like.Te compré el jugo que te gusta.
b. le compré
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
I got you a loaf of bread.Le compré una hogaza de pan.
4. (I caused you to; used to address one person)
a. conseguí que
I'm so glad I got you to stop smoking!¡Estoy tan contenta porque conseguí que dejaras de fumar!
5.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(I understand you; used to address one person)
a. te entiendo
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
I don't want to go to Juana's party. - I got you. I'll go alone.No quiero ir a la fiesta de Juana. - Te entiendo. Iré solo.
b. le entiendo
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
I got you, sir. I won't call you by your first name again.Le entiendo, señor. No usaré más su primer nombre.
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