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A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
1. (nickname for Joseph)
a. el Pepe
(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 boss's name is Joe.Mi jefe se llama Pepe.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (ordinary man)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Her dad is an average Joe who works hard.Su padre es un hombre de la calle que trabaja duro.
The bank robber just looked like an average Joe.El ladrón de bancos parecía un tipo del montón.
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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. (colloquial)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
he's an ordinary Joees un tipo del montón
Joe Blow or Schmoel ciudadano de a pie or
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Joe [dʒəʊ]
1 (familiar form) Pepe
2 (US) tipo (informal) (m); tío (informal) (m)
the average Joe el hombre de la calle; a good Joe un buen chico
Joe Bloggs (n) (Britain) ciudadano de a pie británico
Joe College (n) (US) típico estudiante norteamericano
Joe Public (n)
Joe Bloggs See culture box in entry Joe.
Joe Soap (n) fulano (m)
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