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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
5. (board game)
a. checkers
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
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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. (mujer)
a. lady
dama de honorbridesmaid
2. (en juego de damas)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. king
3. (en ajedrez, naipes)
a. queen
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1 (señora) lady
damas y caballeros ladies and gentlemen; primera dama (Teat) leading lady; (Política) First Lady; (EEUU)
dama de compañía (Latinoamérica) lady companion
la Dama de Hierro the Iron Lady
dama de honor [de reina] lady-in-waiting; [de novia] bridesmaid
dama de noche night jasmine
dama joven (Teat) ingénue
dama regidora carnival queen
2 (mujer noble) lady
3 (amante) lady; mistress
el poeta y su dama the poet and his lady o mistress
4 (pieza) (Ajedrez) (Naipes) queen; (Damas) king
5 damas (juego) draughts; checkers; (EEUU)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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