Achilles
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Achilles(
uh
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kih
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liz
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A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
1. (mythology)
a. Aquiles
Achilles dragged the body of Hector behind his chariot as he rode around the city.Aquiles arrastró el cadáver de Héctor detrás de su cuadriga mientras rodeaba la ciudad.
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Achilles [əˈkɪliːz]
noun
Aquiles
modifier
Achilles heel (n) talón (m) de Aquiles
Achilles tendon (n) tendón (m) de Aquiles
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Achilles' tendon
el tendón de Aquiles
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