bookcase
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bookcase(
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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. (furniture)
a. la biblioteca
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I put all my books in my new bookcase.Acomodé todos mis libros en la biblioteca nueva.
b. la estantería
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The bookcase was very expensive, but the books look nice in it.La estantería fue muy cara, pero los libros se ven muy bien en ella.
c. la librería
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I bought a new wooden bookcase for all my college books.Me compré una librería de madera nueva para poner mis libros de la universidad.
d. el librero
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
We asked the carpenter to make a bookcase for the kids' books.Le pedimos al carpintero que hiciera un librero para los libros de los niños.
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bookcase
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la librería f, estantería
(f) means that a noun is feminine. 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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bookcase [ˈbʊkkeɪs]
noun
librería (f); estantería (f); librero (m); (Méx)
the bookcase fell on top of me put it back in the bookcase when you've finished with it
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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