Chelo

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USAGE NOTE
This word may also be spelled “cello” when it refers to a musical instrument or musician.
Chelo(
cheh
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loh
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A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
1. (nickname for Marcelo)
a. Chelo
Diego está jugando al fútbol con Chelo y Paco.Diego is playing football with Chelo and Paco.
2. (nickname for Consuelo)
a. Chelo
Alicia y su hermana Chelo tocan el violín en la orquesta.Alicia and her sister Chelo play violin in the orchestra.
chelo
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
3. (musical instrument)
a. cello
El músico compuso una suite para chelo solo.The musician composed a suite for cello solo.
4. (profession)
a. cellist
El director de orquesta notó que uno de los chelos estaba tocando a destiempo.The conductor noted that one cellist was playing off-tempo.
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chelo
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. cello
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chelo
adjective
(México) fair; blond/blonde
chelo
(Música) (instrumento) cello; (músico) cellist;
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