A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
masculine noun
1. (animal)
a. rattlesnake
Los crótalos son una subfamilia de serpientes venenosasRattlesnakes are a genus of venomous snakes.
A word or phrase restricted in usage to literature or established writing (e.g. sex, once upon a time).
(musical instrument)
a. castanet
En la "Carmen" de Bizet, el sonido de los crótalos aporta al aire español.In Bizet's "Carmen," the sound of castanets adds to the Spanish feel.
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
3. (musical instrument)
a. zills
Los crótalos suelen usarse en la danza árabe; las bailarinas los tocan mientras bailan.Zills are usually used in Arabic dance; they are played by belly dancers while performing.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. rattlesnake
1 (Zoología) rattlesnake; rattler (familiar); (EEUU)
2 crótalos (Música) castanets
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Machine Translators
Translate crótalo using machine translators
See Machine Translations
Want to Learn Spanish?
Spanish learning for everyone. For free.
SpanishDict Premium
Have you tried it yet? Here's what's included:
Cheat sheets
No ads
Learn offline on iOS
Fun phrasebooks
Learn Spanish faster
Support SpanishDict