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"God" is a noun which is often translated as "el dios", and "gosh" is an interjection which is often translated as "vaya". Learn more about the difference between "god" and "gosh" below.
god(
gad
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (idol)
a. el dios
(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).
, la diosa
(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).
Most of the families we visited in Bangalore had gods in their house.La mayoría de las familias que visitamos en Bangalore tenía dioses en la casa.
2. (influential person)
a. el dios
(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).
, la diosa
(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).
Bowie features on the list of rock gods.Bowie figura en la lista de los dioses del rock.
God
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
3. (supernatural being)
a. Dios
The priest spoke to the parishioners about God.El sacerdote habló con los feligreses acerca de Dios.
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
4. (used to express surprise, anger, annoyance, etc.)
a. Dios
Oh, God! The bull escaped its pen!¡Ay, Dios! ¡El toro se escapó del corral!
b. Dios mío
God! What a gorgeous painting!¡Dios mío! ¡Qué magnífico cuadro!
gods
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
5.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(theater) (United Kingdom)
a. el gallinero
(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).
Be sure to take your binoculars if you're going to be sitting up in the gods.Asegúrate de llevar los binoculares si te vas a sentar en el gallinero.
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gosh(
gash
)
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(used to express surprise or for emphasis)
a. vaya
Gosh! I didn't know you'd gotten married.¡Vaya! No sabía que te habías casado.
b. cielos
Gosh! You've lost a lot of weight, haven't you?¡Cielos! Has perdido mucho peso, ¿verdad?
c. caramba
Gosh, it's really late!¡Caramba, sí que es tarde!
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