Italian
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Italian(
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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 italiano
(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).
Italian is a Romance language.El italiano es una lengua romance.
2. (nationality)
a. el italiano
(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 italiana
(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).
Many Italians migrated to America in search of a better life.Muchos italianos emigraron a América en busca de una vida mejor.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (of Italian origin)
a. italiano
The food at the Italian restaurant was very good.La comida del restaurante italiano era muy buena.
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Italian
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (person)
a. el italiano(a)
(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 italiano(a)
(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).
2. (language)
a. el italiano
(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).
Italian class/teacherclase f/profesor(ora) m, de italiano
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (general)
a. italiano(a)
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Italian [ɪˈtælɪən]
adjective
italiano
noun
1 (person) italianoaitaliana (m) (f);a italiana
2 (Ling) italiano (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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