commander
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commander(
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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. (military)
a. el comandante
(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).
, la comandante
(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 unit commander ordered his troops to begin loading their gear into the transport.El comandante de la unidad ordenó a sus tropas que comenzaran a cargar su equipo en el transporte.
2. (nautical)
a. el capitán de fragata
(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).
, la capitán de fragata
(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 new commander said he would strengthen port security.El nuevo capitán de fragata dijo que va a fortalecer la seguridad portuaria.
3. (police)
a. el comandante
(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).
, la comandante
(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 commander talked about the importance of maintaining a good relationship with the community.El comandante platicó de la importancia de mantener buenas relaciones con la comunidad.
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commander
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (military)
a. el comandante
(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).
la comandante
(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).
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
commander [kəˈmɑːndəʳ]
noun
(Mil) comandante (m); (Hist) [of chivalric order] comendador (m); (Náut) capitán (m) de fragata
the commander of the expedition
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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commander-in-chief
el/la comandante en jefe
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