Latin
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Latin(
lah
-
dihn
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (language)
a. el latín
(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).
Latin is no longer spoken, but it is the root of many modern languages.El latín ya no se habla, pero es la raíz de muchas lenguas modernas.
2. (Latin American)
a. el latino
(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 latina
(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).
A lot of Latins live in this neighborhood, so you hear a lot of Spanish.Muchos latinos viven en este barrio, así que se oye mucho español.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (related to Latin)
a. latino
Galician and Catalan are two Latin languages spoken in Spain.El gallego y el catalán son dos lenguas latinas habladas en España.
4. (Latin American)
a. latino
I speak Spanish because I had Latin friends growing up.Hablo español porque tenía amigos latinos de joven.
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Latin
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (language)
a. el latín
(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).
2. (person)
a. el latino(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 latino(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).
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (general)
a. latino(a)
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Latin [ˈlætɪn]
adjective
latino
noun
1 (person) latinoalatina (m) (f);a latina
the Latins los latinos
2 (Ling) latín (m)
modifier
Latin lover (n) galán (m) latino
Latin quarter (n) barrio (m) latino
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latín
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latín(
lah
-
teen
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (language)
a. Latin
El latín es complicado porque hay que aprenderse todas las declinaciones.Latin is complicated because you have to learn all of the declensions.
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latín
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. Latin
latín clásico/vulgarClassical/Vulgar Latin
latín de cocina o macarrónicodog Latin
2. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
saber (mucho) latínto be sharp, to be on the ball
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latín
1 (Lingüística) Latin
bajo latín Low Latin
saber (mucho) latín to be pretty sharp
latín clásico Classical Latin
latín tardío Late Latin
latín vulgar Vulgar Latin
2 latines Latin tags
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