Quick answer
"Company" is a noun which is often translated as "la empresa", and "resident" is a noun which is often translated as "el/la residente". Learn more about the difference between "company" and "resident" below.
company(
kuhm
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puh
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ni
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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. (business)
a. la empresa
(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).
Our company is dedicated to the development of renewable technologies.Nuestra empresa está dedicada al desarrollo de tecnologías renovables.
b. la compañía
(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 really value innovative ideas here at our company.Valoramos mucho las ideas innovadoras aquí en nuestra compañía.
2. (companionship)
a. la compañía
(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).
He enjoys the company of other veterans who can relate to his past.Disfruta de la compañía de otros veteranos que entienden su pasado.
3. (guests)
a. la visita
(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).
I have company this weekend, so I won't be able to go to the game.Tengo visita este fin de semana, así que no puedo asistir al partido.
b. los invitados
(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 invitadas
(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).
Juanito, we have company. Please behave.Juanito, tenemos invitados. Compórtate por favor.
4. (group of people)
a. la compañía
(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).
A company of soldiers marched through the thick vegetation.Una compañía de soldados avanzó por la espesa vegetación.
The theater company was invited to perform in New York.Invitaron a la compañía de teatro a presentarse en Nueva York.
b. la tripulación
(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).
(of a ship)
The company of the Kraken prepared itself to fight the crew of the Moby Dick.La tripulación del Kraken se preparó para enfrentarse con la tripulación del Moby Dick.
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resident(
reh
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zih
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dihnt
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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. (person living in a place)
a. el residente
(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 residente
(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).
Are you a permanent resident of this country?¿Es usted residente permanente de este país?
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).
(of a street or a neighborhood)
The residents of the neighborhood are complaining about young people partying in the street.Los vecinos del barrio se están quejando de que los jóvenes están haciendo fiestas en la calle.
c. el huésped
(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 huésped
(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).
(in a hotel) (United Kingdom)
The hotel residents have free access to the pool and hot tub.Los huéspedes del hotel tienen libre acceso a la piscina y el jacuzzi.
2. (medicine)
a. el médico interno
(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 médica interna
(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).
As a resident, he's on call 24/7.Como médico interno, tiene que estar disponible las veinticuatro horas.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (working regularly)
a. interno
This is Sandra, one of our resident nurses.Esta es Sandra, una de nuestras enfermeras internas.
b. residente
Our resident Spanish professor is going to give a talk on the legacy of colonialism.Nuestro profesor de español residente dará una charla sobre el legado del colonialismo.
4. (living)
a. residente
Indicate the country where you are resident.Indique el país donde usted es residente.
5. (computing)
a. residente
Programs on external drives don't run as well as resident programs.Los programas que están en unidades de disco externas no se ejecutan tan bien como los programas residentes.
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