Olympics
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Usage note
This word must be preceded by the definite article.
Olympics(
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lihm
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A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
1. (sports)
a. los Juegos Olímpicos
(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).
We got tickets to some of the events at the summer Olympics.Conseguimos boletos para algunos de los eventos de los Juegos Olímpicos de verano.
b. las Olimpiadas
(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).
The modern Olympics began in Athens in 1896.Las Olimpiadas modernas empezaron en Atenas en 1896.
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Phrases with "Olympics"
Here are the most popular phrases with "Olympics." Click the phrases to see the full entry.
Winter Olympics
los Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno
Summer Olympics
los Juegos Olímpicos de Verano
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