agape
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agape(
uh
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geyp
,
uh
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ga
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pey
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (with the mouth open in surprise)
a. boquiabierto
The crowd stood agape as four dragons rose above the horizon.La muchedumbre quedó boquiabierto mientras cuatro dragones se asomaron por el horizonte.
2. (wide open)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
The children watched the new Star Wars movie mouths agape until the credits rolled.Los niños vieron boquiabiertos la nueva película de Star Wars hasta que se acabó.
With jaw agape, the man watched as the shark tore off half the boat with its sharp teeth.Boquiabierta, el hombre vio como el tiburón arrancó la mitad del barco con sus dientes afilados.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (religious)
a. el ágape
(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 invite you to an agape with us this Sunday after the service.Les invitamos a un ágape el domingo después del servicio.
4. (unconditional love)
a. el ágape
(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).
Our philosophy professor explained to us two Greek concepts of love: agape and philia.Nuestro profesor de filosofía nos explico dos conceptos griegos del amor: ágape y filia.
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ágape
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ágape(
ah
-
gah
-
peh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (celebratory meal)
a. banquet
Ayer se llevó a cabo un ágape en honor al expresidente costarricense Óscar Arias.A banquet was held yesterday in honor of the former president of Costa Rica, Oscar Arias.
El chef preparó salmón grillado y pavo ahumado para el ágape.The chef prepared grilled salmon and smoked turkey for the banquet.
b. feast
Los Aranda organizaron un ágape para celebrar sus bodas de plata.The Arandas hosted a feast to celebrate their silver anniversary.
2. (religious)
a. agape
Los fieles celebraron un ágape en el jardín de la iglesia.The faithful held an agape in the church's garden.
3. (unconditional love)
a. agape
En la clase de filosofía, leímos sobre el concepto de ágape.In philosophy class, we read about the concept of agape.
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ágape
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. banquet, feast
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ágape
banquet; feast
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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