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"Guidance" is a noun which is often translated as "la orientación", and "meaning" is a noun which is often translated as "el significado". Learn more about the difference between "guidance" and "meaning" below.
guidance(
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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. (counseling)
a. la orientación
(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 went to the school counselor to seek guidance about my future.Fui al orientador escolar en busca de orientación sobre mi futuro.
b. el consejo
(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).
When I need some guidance, I always call my mom.Cuando necesito algún consejo, siempre llamo a mi mamá.
2. (direction)
a. la dirección
(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).
She finished her thesis under the guidance of a very famous linguist.Acabó su tesis bajo la dirección de un lingüista muy famoso.
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meaning(
min
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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. (sense)
a. el significado
(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).
I couldn't understand the meaning of his message.No pude entender el significado de su mensaje.
b. la acepción
(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).
There are words that have many meanings.Hay palabras que tienen muchas acepciones.
2. (significance)
a. el sentido
(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).
No one knows the meaning of life.Nadie sabe el sentido de la vida.
3. (intention)
a. la intención
(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).
What is the meaning of all this vandalism?¿Cuál es la intención de todo este vandalismo?
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