archetype
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archetype(
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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. (prototype)
a. el arquetipo
(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).
Adelita came to be the archetype of the woman warrior during the Mexican Revolution.La Adelita llegó a ser el arquetipo de la guerrera femenina durante la Revolución mexicana.
b. el modelo
(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).
Edith's character portrayed the mid 20th century archetype of a housewife.El personaje de Edith representó el modelo del ama de casa de mediados de siglo XX.
2. (psychology)
a. el arquetipo
(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 collective unconscious is where archetypes reside.Los arquetipos se sitúan en el inconsciente colectivo.
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archetype
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el arquetipo m, modelo
(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).
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archetype [ˈɑːkɪtaɪp]
noun
1 (original) arquetipo (m)
2 (epitome) modelo (m); arquetipo (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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