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"Congratulations" is a plural noun which is often translated as "felicidades", and "won" is an adjective which is often translated as "ganado". Learn more about the difference between "congratulations" and "won" below.
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
1. (praise)
a. felicidades
Congratulations on your new job!¡Felicidades por tu nuevo trabajo!
b. enhorabuena
Congratulations on your new baby!¡Enhorabuena por el recién nacido!
c. felicitaciones
It's your anniversary? Congratulations!¿Es tu aniversario? ¡Felicitaciones!
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (gained)
a. ganado
Always be honest with people, because won trust can be easily lost.Se siempre honesto con la gente, porque la confianza ganada fácilmente puede perderse.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (currency)
a. el won
(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).
Because of the exchange rate, I had a lot of money in Korea when I converted my dollars to won.Debido al tipo de cambio, cuando convertí mis dólares a wones en Corea, tuve un montón de dinero.
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