Quick answer
"Championship" is a noun which is often translated as "el campeonato", and "tournament" is a noun which is often translated as "el torneo". Learn more about the difference between "championship" and "tournament" below.
championship(
chahm
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pi
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ihn
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shihp
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (competition)
a. el campeonato
(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).
I think the Chicago Bulls will win the championship this year.Creo que los Bulls de Chicago ganarán el campeonato este año.
2. (title)
a. el título de campeón
(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).
Who holds the world heavyweight championship at the moment?¿Quién tiene actualmente el título de campeón mundial de peso pesado?
3. (of a cause)
a. la defensa
(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).
She is known for her championship of animal rights.Es conocida por su defensa de los derechos de los animales.
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tournament(
tuhr
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nuh
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muhnt
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (competition)
a. el torneo
(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).
Are you going to the golf tournament in Napa this weekend?¿Vas al torneo de golf en Napa este fin de semana?
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