Apocalypse
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Usage note
This word is frequently preceded by the definite article in the proper noun sense.
Apocalypse(
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A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
1. (religious)
a. el Apocalipsis
(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).
They gave away everything because they believed their pastor's prediction that the Apocalypse was going to happen.Regalaron todo porque se creyeron la predicción de su pastor de que el Apocalipsis iba a suceder.
apocalypse
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (disaster)
a. el apocalipsis
(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).
It looked like an apocalypse on the freeway today. A gasoline tanker rolled over and exploded.Parecía el apocalipsis en la autopista hoy. Una pipa de gasolina se volcó y explotó.
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apocalypse
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el apocalipsis
(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).
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Apocalypse [əˈpɒkəlɪps]
noun
Apocalipsis (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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