Annunciation
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Usage note
This word must begin with a capital letter in the sense shown in 2).
Annunciation(
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nuhn
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shihn
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A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
1. (religious)
a. la Anunciación
(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).
The painting we were looking at in the museum was a depiction of the Annunciation.El cuadro que mirábamos en el museo era una representación de la Anunciación.
annunciation
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (act of announcing)
a. la anunciación
(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).
We were there in the square to hear the annunciation of the birth of the prince.Estuvimos allí en la plaza para oír la anunciación del nacimiento del príncipe.
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Annunciation [əˌnʌnsɪˈeɪʃən]
noun
Anunciación (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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