altar boy
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altar boy(
al
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tuhr
 
boy
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (religious)
a. el monaguillo
(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 altar boy carried a candle to the front of the church.El monaguillo llevó una vela al frente del santuario.
b. el acólito
(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 cathedral altar boys wear red robes.Los acólitos de la catedral llevan puestos sotanas rojas.
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