arquero
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el arquero, la arquera(
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This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
1. (sports)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. goalkeeper
El arquero evitó que el otro equipo marcara tres goles.The goalkeeper stopped the other team scoring three goals.
2. (archery)
a. archer
En las Olimpíadas de 1904, se permitió por primera vez que compitieran arqueras.In the 1904 Olympic Games, women archers were allowed to compete for the first time.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
3. (military)
a. archer
El arquero clavó una flecha lanzándola desde las barricadas.The archer shot an arrow from the barricades and hit a man.
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arquero
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (dep & mil)
a. archer
2. (tesorero)
a. treasurer
3. (sports)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. goalkeeper
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arqueroa arquera
1 (Mil) bowman; archer
2 (Com) cashier
3 (Latinoamérica) (Dep) goalkeeper
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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