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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
b. el balero
(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.
I distracted myself as I worked with a cup-and-ball toy.Me distraje mientras esperaba con un balero.
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