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"Grandparent" is a noun which is often translated as "el abuelo", and "spouse" is a noun which is often translated as "el/la cónyuge". Learn more about the difference between "grandparent" and "spouse" below.
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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. (relative)
a. el abuelo
(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 abuela
(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).
I can't believe I'm going to be a grandparent!¡No puedo creer que voy a ser abuelo!
grandparents
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
2. (relatives)
a. los abuelos
(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).
Our grandparents always amuse us with colorful stories.Nuestros abuelos siempre nos entretienen con historias vívidas.
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spouse
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (husband or wife)
a. el cónyuge
(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 cónyuge
(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).
Bequests to spouses are not included in this rule.Esta regla no se aplica a los legados a los cónyuges.
b. el consorte
(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 consorte
(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).
I can't wear that. My beloved spouse would not allow it!No me puedo poner eso. ¡Mi amada consorte no lo permitiría!
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