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"X" is a noun which is often translated as "la x", and "yours" is a pronoun which is often translated as "tuyo". Learn more about the difference between "x" and "yours" below.
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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. (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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yours(
yoorz
)
A pronoun is a word that stands in for a noun (e.g. she).
1. (possessive; second person singular)
a. el tuyo
(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 tuya
(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 of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
That's my glass. This is yours.Ese es mi vaso. Este es el tuyo.
b. el suyo
(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 suya
(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 used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Excuse me, sir. Is that jacket on the chair yours?Con permiso, señor. La chaqueta que está en la silla, ¿es la suya?
2. (possessive; second person plural)
a. el suyo
(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 suya
(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).
(plural)
These are my books, guys. Yours are on the table.Estos son mis libros, chicos. Los suyos están sobre la mesa.
b. el vuestro
(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 vuestra
(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 of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(plural)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
These toys are ours. Yours are in the other room.Estos juguetes son nuestros. Los vuestros están en el otro cuarto.
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