Quick answer
"Count" is a transitive verb which is often translated as "contar", and "s" is a noun which is often translated as "la s". Learn more about the difference between "count" and "s" below.
count(
kaunt
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to enumerate)
a. contar
Can you count how many people are coming to dinner?¿Puedes contar cuántos vendrán a cenar?
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (to recite numbers)
a. contar
They have learned to count to 20 in Japanese.Han aprendido a contar hasta 20 en japonés.
3. (to be important)
a. contar
Every vote counts.Cada voto cuenta.
What I said before does not count.Lo que dije antes no cuenta.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
4. (nobility)
a. el conde
(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 Count of Monte Cristo is one of the most famous counts I've heard of.El Conde de Monte Cristo es uno de los condes más famosos del que haya oído hablar.
5. (legal)
a. el cargo
(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).
She was charged with eight counts of murder.La acusaron de ocho cargos de asesinato.
6. (sum)
a. el total
(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 body count is still unknown.No se conoce todavía el número total de víctimas.
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s(
ehs
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (letter)
a. la s
(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).
"Brasil" is spelled with an s in Spanish.En español, "Brasil" se escribe con s.
b. la ese
(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).
Does "ceviche" begin win an s or a c?¿"Ceviche" empieza con ese o con ce?
An abbreviation is the shortened form of a word or group of words (e.g. "UFO" = "unidentified flying object"; "p." = "page").
abbreviation
2. (South)
a. S
The map says we need to take 10S.El mapa dice que hay que tomar la ruta 10S.
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