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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (language)
a. German
En alemán todos los sustantivos empiezan con mayúscula.All nouns begin with a capital letter in German.
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
2. (nationality)
a. German
Muchos alemanes hablan muy bien el inglés.Many Germans speak really good English.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (of German origin)
a. German
Vamos a comer comida alemana este sábado.We're going to eat German food this Saturday.
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. German
2. (lengua)
a. German
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (general)
a. German
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alemánana alemana
(Lingüística) German
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Phrases with "alemán"
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soy alemán
I'm German
para las clases de alemán y biología necesito
for the German and biology classes I need
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