Quick answer
"Lesbian" is a noun which is often translated as "la lesbiana", and "bisexual" is an adjective which is often translated as "bisexual". Learn more about the difference between "lesbian" and "bisexual" below.
lesbian
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (sexual orientation)
a. la lesbiana
(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).
Many historians believe Queen Christina of Sweden was a lesbian.Muchos historiadores creen que la reina Cristina de Suecia era una lesbiana.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (sexual orientation)
a. lesbiano
Natalia joined a lesbian club to seek moral support when her family rejected her.Natalia se integró a un club lesbiano para buscar apoyo moral cuando su familia la rechazó.
b. lésbico
The film's protagonists are a lesbian couple.Las protagonistas de la película son una pareja lésbica.
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bisexual(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (attracted to both sexes)
a. bisexual
We offer equal treatment to all of our gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender employees.Ofrecemos igualdad de trato a todos nuestros empleados gais, lesbianas, bisexuales y transgénero.
b. ambidiestro
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
The bisexual community hailed the coming into effect of the law that allows same-sex marriage.La comunidad ambidiestra celebró con júbilo la entrada en vigor de la ley que permite el matrimonio entre personas del mismo sexo.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (person attracted to both sexes)
a. el bisexual
(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 bisexual
(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).
Some bisexuals have complained of discrimination within the gay community.Algunos bisexuales se han quejado de discriminación dentro de la comunidad gay.
b. el ambidiestro
(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 ambidiestra
(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).
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Everyone thinks he's gay because he left his wife for a man, but, in fact, he's a bisexual.Todos creen que es gay porque dejó a su mujer por un hombre, pero, en realidad, es ambidiestro.
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