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"Cinder" is a noun which is often translated as "la carbonilla", and "ash" is a noun which is often translated as "la ceniza". Learn more about the difference between "cinder" and "ash" below.
cinder
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (partly burned combustible)
a. la carbonilla
(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).
Jake picked up a piece of cinder and wrote a message on the cave wall.Jake recogió un trozo de carbonilla y escribió un mensaje en la pared de la cueva.
cinders
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
2. (ashes)
a. las cenizas
(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).
By the time Jim remembered to check on the sausages, they had been reduced to cinders.Cuando a Jim le dio por revisar las salchichas, ya habían sido reducidas a cenizas.
The fire burned so hot, there was nothing left of the building but cinders.El fuego alcanzó una temperatura tan alta que no quedó nada del edificio más que cenizas.
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ash(
ahsh
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (dust)
a. la ceniza
(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).
After the volcanic eruption, the nearby towns were covered with ash.Después de la erupción volcánica, los pueblos cercanos quedaron cubiertos de ceniza.
2. (botany)
a. el fresno
(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 ash in our front yard has a very nice fall foliage.El fresno de nuestro jardín tiene un follaje otoñal muy lindo.
3. (material)
a. la madera de fresno
(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).
Since ash is a very hard wood, they use it to make baseball bats.Como la madera de fresno es muy dura, la utilizan para hacer bates de béisbol.
ashes
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
4. (cremated remains)
a. las cenizas
(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).
We spread my father's ashes out at sea, as he wished.Esparcimos las cenizas de mi padre en el mar, como él lo deseaba.
Ash
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
5. (sports) (United Kingdom)
a. los Ashes
(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 Ashes cricket series is hosted in turns by England and Australia.Inglaterra y Australia se turnan como sedes de la serie de cricket los Ashes.
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