Felicity
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Felicity(
fuh
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lih
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sih
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di
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A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
1. (name)
a. Felicitas
Felicity is still trying to decide which Ivy League school she wants to attend.Felicitas todavía está pensando a qué universidad de la Liga Ivy quiere asistir.
b. Felicidad
We're hoping that Felicity will find a nice young man to marry.Esperamos que Felicidad encuentre a un buen joven con quien casarse.
c. Felisa
Felicity couldn't believe she spotted her boyfriend kissing his friend Brad.Felisa no podía creer que había visto a su novio besar a su amigo Brad.
felicity
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (happiness)
a. la dicha
(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 birth of the child brought great felicity to the king's household.El nacimiento del niño trajo gran dicha a toda la casa del rey.
b. la felicidad
(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).
Even the heavy rain could not mar the felicity of the occasion.Ni siquiera las fuertes lluvias pudieron estropear la felicidad de la ocasión.
3. (clarity)
a. el acierto
(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).
Readers are sure to be engaged by the wit and felicity of Garcia's prose.La agudeza y el acierto de la prosa de García seguramente engancharán a cualquier lector.
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felicity [fɪˈlɪsɪtɪ]
noun
felicidad (f); (aptness) [of words] acierto (m);
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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