Quick answer
"Cigar" is a noun which is often translated as "el puro", and "cigarette" is a noun which is often translated as "el cigarrillo". Learn more about the difference between "cigar" and "cigarette" below.
cigar(
sih
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gar
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el puro
(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).
Marvin passed out cigars to everyone when his son was born.Marvin repartió puros a todo el mundo cuando nació su hijo.
b. el cigarro
(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).
Selma stepped out to the hotel's sidewalk to smoke a cigar and enjoy the city lights.Selma salió a la banqueta del hotel para fumar un cigarro y disfrutar de las luces de la ciudad.
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cigarette(
sih
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guh
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reht
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el cigarrillo
(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).
He smokes a pack of cigarettes every day.Fuma una cajetilla de cigarrillos todos los días.
b. el cigarro
(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).
Today she smoked her last cigarette.Hoy se fumó su último cigarro.
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