Griffin
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Usage note
This word may also be spelled "gryphon" or griffon.”
Griffin(
grih
-
fihn
)
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
1. (name)
a. Griffin
Griffin has been playing professional basketball for three years.Griffin ha estado jugando baloncesto profesional durante tres años.
griffin
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (mythology)
a. el grifo
(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).
In almost all medieval accounts, the griffin is described as having the body of a lion, and the head and wings of an eagle.En casi todas las historias medievales, el grifo es descrito teniendo el cuerpo de un león, y la cabeza y alas de un águila.
There is said to be a wonderful treasure in the cave, but it is guarded by a griffin.Se dice que hay un tesoro maravilloso en la cueva, pero un grifo cuida de él.
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griffin
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (mythological creature)
a. el grifo
(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).
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griffin [ˈɡrɪfɪn]
noun
grifo (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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