Olimpiada
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Usage note
This word may also be spelled "olimpiada" or “olimpíada” and is often used in the plural.
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (sports)
a. Olympic Games
Los deportistas entrenan 8 horas diarias para ir a las Olimpiadas.The athletes train eight hours a day to go to the Olympic Games.
b. Olympiad
Las Olimpiadas tienen lugar cada cuatro años.The Olympiad takes place every four years.
c. Olympics
Las Olimpiadas de 2016 se celebraron en Brasil.The 2016 Olympics took place in Brazil.
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Olimpiada
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. Olympiad, Olympic Games
las Olimpiadasthe Olympics
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olimpiada
olimpíada
Olympiad
las Olimpiadas the Olympics; Olimpiada de Invierno Winter Olympics
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