anthem
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anthem(
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thuhm
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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. (emblematic song)
a. el himno
(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).
All the fans at the Barcelona game booed and whistled when the Spanish national anthem came on.Todos los hinchas en el partido de El Barça abuchearon y silbaron cuando sonó el himno nacional de España.
2. (religious)
a. el himno
(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 church was filled with the sound of anthems and prayer.El sonido de los himnos y las oraciones llenaba la iglesia.
b. el cántico
(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).
Elsa sang an anthem, and her voice rose clear and pure as a bird's.Elsa cantó un cántico, y su voz se elevó clara y pura como la de un pájaro.
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anthem
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el himno
(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).
national anthemhimno nacional
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anthem [ˈænθəm]
noun
himno (m); (Rel) antífona (f);
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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