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"Citizens" is a form of "citizen", a noun which is often translated as "el ciudadano". "Inhabitants" is a form of "inhabitant", a noun which is often translated as "el/la habitante". Learn more about the difference between "citizens" and "inhabitants" below.
citizen(
sih
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dih
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zihn
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (subject of a country)
a. el ciudadano
(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 ciudadana
(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).
All citizens of the United States of America have the right to reside and work in the country.Todos los ciudadanos de los Estados Unidos de América tienen derecho a residir y trabajar en el país.
Every citizen of this country over the age of eighteen has the right to vote in presidential elections.Todo ciudadano de este país mayor de dieciocho años tiene el derecho a votar en elecciones presidenciales.
2. (inhabitant of a city)
a. el habitante
(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 habitante
(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 mayor is elected by the citizens of Birmingham.El alcalde es elegido por los habitantes de Birmingham.
b. el vecino
(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 vecina
(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 citizens of Hamburg are known as Hamburgers.A los vecinos de Hamburgo se les conoce como hamburgueses.
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inhabitant
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (resident)
a. el habitante
(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 habitante
(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).
Mexico City has over 21 million inhabitants.La Ciudad de México tiene más de 21 millones de habitantes.
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