umbría
umbría
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1.
A word or phrase restricted in usage to literature or established writing (e.g. sex, once upon a time).
(literary)
(shaded area)
a. shady area
El camino de repente se desviaba hacia la umbría debajo de los robles.The path suddenly strayed into the shady area under the oaks.
El pastor nos dijo que debíamos ascender hasta la cima de la montaña por el camino de la umbría para evitar el calor.The shepherd told us we should go up to the mountaintop using the trail through the shady area to avoid the heat.
b. shady place
A mediodía los animales buscan la umbría.At noon the animals look for a shady place.
c. shady spot
Nos detuvimos en una umbría junto al río.We stopped on a shady spot by the river.
Umbría
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
2. (region)
a. Umbria
Umbría está justo en el centro de Italia.Umbria is right in the center of Italy.
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