Black Death

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Black Death(
blahk
 
dehth
)
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
1. (illness)
a. la peste negra
(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).
(F)
The Black Death was caused by the spread of the bacteria yersinia pestis.La peste negra fue causada por la propagación de la bacteria yersinia pestis.
b. la peste bubónica
(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).
(F)
The Black Death wiped out a large percentage of the population of Europe in the 14th century.La peste bubónica aniquiló a un gran porcentaje de la población de Europa en el siglo XIV.
c. la muerte negra
(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).
(F)
The researchers are worried about an antibiotic-resistant strain of yersinia pestis that may cause another Black Death.Los investigadores están preocupados por una cepa de yersinia pestis resistente a los antibióticos que pudiera causar otra muerte negra.
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