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"Celts" is a form of "Celt", a proper noun which is often translated as "el celta". "British" is an adjective which is often translated as "británico". Learn more about the difference between "Celts" and "British" below.
Celt
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
1. (member of an Indoeuropean group)
a. el celta
(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 influence of the Celts is still felt in Galicia.La influencia de los celtas todavía se siente en Galicia.
celt
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (prehistoric tool)
a. el hacha
(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).
(to cut)
This Danish celt was discovered on an archaeological site last year.Esta hacha danesa fue descubierta en un yacimiento arqueológico el año pasado.
b. el cincel
(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).
(to carve)
This display case contains a few examples of celts from pre-Columbian cultures.Esta vitrina contiene algunos ejemplares de cinceles de culturas precolombinas.
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British(
brih
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dihsh
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (of British origin)
a. británico
When you visit London, don't forget to try out the typical British pub!Cuando visites Londres, ¡no te olvides de ir al típico pub británico!
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
2. (the inhabitants of Great Britain)
a. los británicos
(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).
, las británicas
(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 British are famous for their politeness.Los británicos son famosos por su educación.
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