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"Devoto" is an adjective which is often translated as "devout", and "divino" is an adjective which is often translated as "divine". Learn more about the difference between "devoto" and "divino" below.
devoto(
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boh
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (religious)
a. devout (person)
Francisco es un católico devoto que va a misa todos los días.Francisco is a devout Catholic who hears mass every day.
b. devotional (object or place)
Entre las obras exhibidas, se incluyen bellas pinturas devotas.The works exhibited include beautiful devotional paintings.
2. (faithful)
a. devoted
Woodhouse fue un mayordomo devoto que trabajó para la familia por décadas.Woodhouse was a devoted butler who worked for the family for decades.
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
3. (religious)
a. devotee
Mis amigos son devotos de Krishna.My friends are Krishna devotees.
4. (aficionado)
a. fan
Me convertí en devoto del aeromodelismo cuando mi padre me regaló mi primer avión.I became a fan of aeromodelling when my father bought me my first airplane.
b. devotee
A los devotos de Shakespeare no les gustó esta interpretación moderna de Romeo y Julieta.Devotees of Shakespeare didn't like this modern interpretation of Romeo and Juliet.
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divino(
dee
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bee
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noh
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (religious)
a. divine
Mi abuela decía que los milagros existen y son obra del poder divino.My grandmother used to say that miracles exist and they are the work of the divine power.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(wonderful)
a. divine
Este bolso es divino, creo que voy a comprármelo.This purse is divine; I think I will buy it.
b. heavenly
¡Te ves divina en ese vestido! Realza tu belleza.You look heavenly in that dress! It enhances your beauty.
c. delightful
Este apartamento es divino para una pareja por su tamaño.Because of the size, this apartment is delightful for a couple of your sie.
d. lovely
¡Qué cachorro tan divino has adoptado!You have adopted such a lovely puppy!
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