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"X" is a noun which is often translated as "la x", and "s" is a noun which is often translated as "la s". Learn more about the difference between "x" and "s" below.
x(
ehks
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (letter)
a. la x
(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).
Is there an x in "xylophone"?¿Hay una x en "xylophone"?
b. la equis
(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 is difficult to write in Portuguese because the x has three different sounds.Es difícil escribir en portugués porque la equis tiene tres sonidos distintos.
An abbreviation is the shortened form of a word or group of words (e.g. "UFO" = "unidentified flying object"; "p." = "page").
abbreviation
2. (unnamed person, thing, or number)
a. la x
(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 have x number of apples, how many tarts can you make?Si tienes x cantidad de manzanas, ¿cuántas tartas puedes hacer?
b. equis
Inspector X said I had to come with him.El oficial equis dijo que tenía que seguirle.
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s(
ehs
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (letter)
a. la s
(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).
"Brasil" is spelled with an s in Spanish.En español, "Brasil" se escribe con s.
b. la ese
(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).
Does "ceviche" begin win an s or a c?¿"Ceviche" empieza con ese o con ce?
An abbreviation is the shortened form of a word or group of words (e.g. "UFO" = "unidentified flying object"; "p." = "page").
abbreviation
2. (South)
a. S
The map says we need to take 10S.El mapa dice que hay que tomar la ruta 10S.
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