Juanita

Juanita(
hwah
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nee
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tah
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A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
1. (nickname for Juana)
a. Jane
¿Viste a mi hermana Juanita?Did you see my sister Jane?
juanita
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
feminine noun
2. (insect)
Regionalism used in Argentina
(Argentina)
a. ground beetle
El jardín estaba lleno de cucarachas, grillos, juanitas, etc.The garden was full of cockroaches, crickets, ground beetles, etc.
3.
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
(drug)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
a. pot
Mis amigos pasaban el día fumando juanita y escuchando heavy.My friends would spend the whole day smoking pot and listening to heavy metal.
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