aloe
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aloe(
ah
-
lo
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (botany)
a. el aloe
(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).
I went into the yard for a piece of aloe and ended up pruning the rose bush.Fui al jardín por un pedazo de aloe y terminé podando el rosal.
b. el áloe
(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).
I keep my skin looking young with an aloe face cream.Mantengo la piel joven con una crema facial de áloe.
c. el acíbar
(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).
The health food store sells aloe as a panacea.La tienda naturista vende el acíbar como planta curativa.
d. la sábila
(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).
(Andes)
Regionalism used in the Caribbean: Cuba, the Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico
(Caribbean)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
I put aloe on my sunburn to help with the healing and prevent peeling.Me puse sábila sobre la quemadura de sol para ayudar a que se sanara y evitar pelarme.
e. la sávila
(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).
(Andes)
Regionalism used in the Caribbean: Cuba, the Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico
(Caribbean)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
What is aloe good for?¿Para qué sirve la sávila?
f. la zábila
(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).
(Andes)
Regionalism used in the Caribbean: Cuba, the Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico
(Caribbean)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
My grandma cut a piece off the aloe plant in her yard to put on my cut.Mi abuela cortó un pedazo de la planta de zábila en su patio para ponérmelo en la herida.
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aloe [ˈæləʊ]
noun
aloe (m); agave (f)
modifier
aloe vera (n) aloe (m) vera
It contains aloe vera to keep your skin soft
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
aloe
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Usage note
This word may also be spelled "áloe."
aloe(
ah
-
loh
-
eh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (botany)
a. aloe
Planté aloe en una maceta en mi balcón para poder disponer siempre de su jugo.I planted aloe in a pot on my balcony so I'd always have its juice.
2. (aloe juice)
a. aloe
Me unté aloe en la herida para que cicatrizara más rápido.I spread some aloe on my wound so that it would heal quicker.
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aloe
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. common aloe
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aloe vera
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