cempasúchil
Usage note
This word may aso be spelled "cempazuchitl" or " zempasúchil."
cempasúchil(
sehm
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pah
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soo
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cheel
)
masculine noun
1. (flower) 
a. marigold 
Los alumnos trazaron un camino con el cempasúchil para que las almas encontraran la ofrenda.The students made a path with marigolds so that the spirits could find their way to the offering.
Adornaron el altar de sus abuelos con cempasúchil y pan para el Día de Muertos.They decorated their grandparents' altar with marigolds and bread for the Day of the Dead.
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