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"Escultura" is a noun which is often translated as "sculpture", and "templo" is a noun which is often translated as "temple". Learn more about the difference between "escultura" and "templo" below.
escultura(
ehs
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kool
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too
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rah
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (fine arts)
a. sculpture
La escultura es un arte que particularmente requiere paciencia.Sculpture is an art that particularly requires patience.
2. (work of art)
a. sculpture
En el medio del parque, hay una escultura de un caballo.There is a sculpture of a horse in the middle of the park.
b. carving
La escultura de madera fue destruida en el incendio.The wood carving was destroyed in the fire.
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templo(
tehm
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ploh
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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (place of worship)
a. temple
Las Iglesias, las sinagogas y las mezquitas son templos de culto religioso.Churches, synagogues, and mosques are temples for religious worship.
Los mirmidones saquearon y quemaron el templo de Apolo.The Myrmidons sacked and burned the temple of Apollo.
2. (center)
a. temple
Las universidades tradicionalmente se han considerado templos del conocimiento.Universities have traditionally been considered temples of knowledge.
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