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"On Christmas day" is a phrase which is often translated as "el día de Navidad", and "Christmastime" is a noun which is often translated as "la Navidad". Learn more about the difference between "on Christmas day" and "Christmastime" below.
on Christmas day
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (general)
a. el día de Navidad
The whole family got together on Christmas day.Toda la familia se reunió el día de Navidad.
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Christmastime
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (religious)
a. la Navidad
(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).
It's Christmastime and we should all rejoice.Es Navidad y todos deberíamos alegrarnos.
b. las Navidades
(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 usually visit my parents at Christmastime.Suelo visitar a mis padres en Navidades.
c. la Pascua
(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).
In our school we get two weeks vacation around Christmastime.En nuestra escuela nos dan dos semanas de vacaciones por Pascua.
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