Quick answer
"Currency" is a noun which is often translated as "la moneda", and "Tarzan" is a proper noun which is often translated as "el Tarzán". Learn more about the difference between "currency" and "Tarzan" below.
currency(
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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. (finance)
a. la moneda
(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 currency of the European Union is the euro.La moneda de la Unión Europea es el euro.
b. la divisa
(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).
How does the dollar's performance compare to other currencies?¿Cómo se compara el rendimiento del dólar a otras divisas?
2. (acceptance)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Her refusal to deny that she was running for president only gave currency to the rumor.Su negativa a denegar que buscaba la presidencia solo sirvió para extender el rumor.
The belief that children should be able to express themselves freely has gained currency lately.La creencia de que los niños deben poder expresarse libremente ha ganado adeptos últimamente.
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Tarzan
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
1. (fictional character)
a. el Tarzán
(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).
Tarzan swung through the trees like a monkey.Tarzán saltaba de árbol en árbol colgado de las lianas como un mono.
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