Catalonian
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Catalonian(
kah
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duh
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lo
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nyuhn
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (language)
a. el catalán
(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).
My girlfriend from Girona speaks Catalonian.Mi novia de Gerona habla catalán.
2. (person from Catalonia)
a. el catalán
(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).
, la catalana
(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 Catalonians cheered when Barça scored a goal.Los catalanes se alegraron cuando el Barça marcó un gol.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (of Catalonian origin)
a. catalán
My Catalonian grandmother is still angry with Franco for imposing Castilian in her school in Barcelona.Mi abuela catalana sigue enojada con Franco por imponer el castellano en su escuela de Barcelona.
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