boar

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The plural of "boar" can be "boar" or "boars."
boar(
bor
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal)
a. el jabalí
(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).
(wild pig)
This forest is great for hunting deer and boars.Este bosque es genial para cazar venados y jabalís.
b. el cerdo
(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).
(male pig)
If you don't feed the boars for a few days, they will eat anything in sight.Si dejas a los cerdos unos días sin alimentar, se comerán todo lo que vean.
c. el verraco
(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).
(male pig)
He had too many boars and too few sows on his farm for breeding.Tenía demasiados verracos y muy pocas cerdas para la cría en su granja.
2. (culinary)
a. el jabalí
(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).
For dinner, we're having boar chops with mashed potatoes and roasted green beans.Para cenar, tenemos chuletas de jabalí con puré y frijoles verdes asados.
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boar
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (male pig)
a. el verraco
(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. (wild pig)
a. el jabalí
(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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boar [bɔːʳ]
noun
(male pig) cerdo (m); verraco (m)
wild boar jabalí (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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