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"Goat" is a noun which is often translated as "la cabra", and "sheep" is a noun which is often translated as "la oveja". Learn more about the difference between "goat" and "sheep" below.
goat(
got
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal)
a. la cabra
(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 kids saw some goats at the farm.Los niños vieron unas cabras en la granja.
b. el chivo
(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).
(young male)
He went to market to sell his goat.Fue al mercado a vender su chivo.
2. (culinary)
a. el cabrito
(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).
They ate roast goat with rice and potatoes.Comieron un cabrito asado con papas y arroz.
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sheep(
ship
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal)
a. la oveja
(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).
My aunt and uncle who live in Argentina raise sheep.Mis tíos que viven en Argentina son criadores de ovejas.
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