Capricornio
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Usage note
When it refers to the zodiac sign, the plural of “capricornio” is “capricornio” or “capricornio.” The adjective "capricornio" is invariable, which means its form does not change according to the gender or number of the noun it describes.
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A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
1. (astronomy)
a. Capricorn
Capricornio era la constelación que marcaba el solsticio de invierno en la antigüedad.Capricorn was the constellation that marked the winter solstice in ancient times.
2. (zodiac sign)
a. Capricorn
¿Capricornio es un signo de tierra o de fuego?Is Capricorn an earth sign or a fire sign?
el capricornio, la capricornio
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
3. (person born under the sign of Capricorn)
a. Capricorn
Los capricornio tienen muchos amigos, pero muy pocos son verdaderos.Capricorns have lots of friends, but very few are true ones.
b. Capricornian
No me creo que vayas a rendirte por una tontería. ¡Un capricornio de verdad no se rinde nunca!I can't believe you're going to give up for no reason. A true Capricornian never gives up!
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
4. (born under the sign of Capricorn)
a. Capricorn (noun)
Si naciste en Navidad, entonces eres capricornio.If you were born at Christmas, then you're a Capricorn.
b. Capricornian
Mi dulce niña capricornio, no te desilusiones. No puedes ser amiga de todo el mundo.My sweet Capricornian girl, don't be disappointed. You can't be friends with everyone.
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capricornio
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (zodiaco)
a. Capricorn
ser capricornioto be (a) Capricorn
2. (persona)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. Capricorn
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Capricornio
(Astronomía) (Zodíaco) Capricorn
es de Capricornio (Latinoamérica) he's (a) Capricorn; he's a Capricornean
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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