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"Older sister" is a noun which is often translated as "la hermana mayor", and "younger sister" is a noun which is often translated as "la hermana menor". Learn more about the difference between "older sister" and "younger sister" below.
older sister(
ol
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duhr
 
sihs
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tuhr
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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. la hermana mayor
(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).
Every night, my older sister helps me do my homework.Todas las noches, mi hermana mayor me ayuda a hacer la tarea.
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younger sister(
yuhng
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guhr
 
sihs
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tuhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (relative)
a. la hermana menor
(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).
That's not Sara's friend. It's her younger sister.Esa no es una amiga de Sara. Es su hermana menor.
b. la hermana pequeña
(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).
If you go to the mall, please take your younger sister.Si vas al centro comercial, por favor, llévate a tu hermana pequeña.
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