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"Californian" is an adjective which is often translated as "californiano", and "surfer" is a noun which is often translated as "el/la surfista". Learn more about the difference between "Californian" and "surfer" below.
Californian
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (from California)
a. californiano
The Californian vineyard produces both red and white wines.El viñedo californiano produce vinos tanto tintos como blancos.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (person from California)
a. el californiano
(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).
, la californiana
(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).
The new supervisor is a Californian. She loves to surf!La nueva supervisora es una californiana. ¡Le encanta hacer surf!
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surfer
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (sports)
a. el surfista
(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).
, la surfista
(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).
There were plenty of surfers out with their boards, hoping to catch a big wave.Había muchos surfistas con sus tablas, esperando agarrar una ola grande.
2. (computing)
a. el internauta
(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).
, la internauta
(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).
Seasoned surfers are aware of the risks involved in using the internet.Los internautas experimentados están conscientes de los riesgos que acarrea el uso de internet.
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