birthday
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birthday(
buhrth
-
dey
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (date of birth)
a. el cumpleaños
(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).
My mother's birthday is tomorrow.El cumpleaños de mi madre es mañana.
2. (date something began)
a. el aniversario
(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).
This month we celebrate our nation's birthday.Este mes celebramos el aniversario de nuestra nación.
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birthday
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el cumpleaños
(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).
2. (colloquial)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
she was in her birthday suitestaba como su madre la trajo al mundo
birthday cardtarjeta de felicitación de cumpleaños
birthday presentregalo de cumpleaños
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birthday [ˈbɜːθdeɪ]
noun
[of person] cumpleaños (m); [of event etc] aniversario (m)
on my 21st birthday el día en que cumplo/cumplí 21 años; happy birthday! ¡feliz cumpleaños!
modifier
birthday cake (n) tarta (f) de cumpleaños
birthday card (n) tarjeta (f) de cumpleaños
birthday party (n) fiesta (f) de cumpleaños
birthday present (n) regalo (m) de cumpleaños
birthday suit (n)
in one's birthday suit en cueros (informal)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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