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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. (religious)
a. la unción
(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).
The anointing of the new pope will take place next week.La unción del nuevo papa tendrá lugar la semana que viene.
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anointing [əˈnɔɪntɪŋ]
unción (f)
anointing of the sick (Rel) unción (f) de los enfermos
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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