SS
An abbreviation is the shortened form of a word or group of words (e.g. "UFO" = "unidentified flying object"; "p." = "page").
abbreviation
1. (steamship)
a. el SS
(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).
Joe's grandparents crossed the Atlantic on the SS Great Britain.Los abuelos de Joe cruzaron el Atlántico en el SS Great Britain.
2. (saints)
a. los Stos.
(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 visited the Basilica of SS Peter and Paul in Prague.Visitamos la Basílica de los Stos. Pedro y Pablo en Praga.
b. las Stas.
(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 priest told us about SS Flora and Mary in today's sermon.El cura nos habló acerca de las Stas. Flora y María en el sermón de hoy.
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SS
abreviación
1 (Britain)steamship
2 Saints SS.
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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