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el alienígena, la alienígena(
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).
masculine or feminine noun
1. (extraterrestrial being)
a. alien
Marco y Daniel se han pasado dos horas discutiendo acerca de si los alienígenas existen o no.Marco and Daniel have spent two hours arguing about whether aliens are real or not.
No me dijiste que la película era de alienígenas. ¡Sabes que no me gusta la ciencia ficción!You didn't tell me the movie was about aliens. You know that I don't like science fiction!
2. (outlander)
a. alien
Los alienígenas que viven en este país no tienen acceso a la educación pública.The aliens living in this country don't have access to public education.
b. foreigner
Hay algunas colonias en donde viven más alienígenas.There are some neighborhoods where more foreigners live.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (from outer space)
a. alien
La imagen que capturaste en la foto parece una nave alienígena.The image you caught on the picture looks like an alien ship.
b. extraterrestrial
Definitivamente creo en la vida alienígena.I definitely believe in extraterrestrial life.
4. (outlandish)
a. alien
Me gusta aprender sobre tradiciones alienígenas.I like to learn about alien traditions.
b. foreign
Habrá un festival de comunidades alienígenas en el que mostrarán cosas típicas de su país.There'll be a festival of foreign communities where they'll show traditional things from their countries.
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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. alien
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(extranjero) alien; foreign; (extraterrestre) alien; extraterrestrial;
(extranjero) alien; foreigner; (extraterrestre) alien; extraterrestrial being;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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