e
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Usage note
This word may be capitalized in senses 1) and 4) and must be capitalized in senses 2) and 3).
e(
i
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (letter)
a. la e
(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).
There's no e at the end of the word "elephant."No hay e al final de la palabra "elephant".
2. (music)
a. el mi
(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).
She has trouble with the E in that song.Tiene dificultades con el mi en esa canción.
b. la E
(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).
Please sing an E.Por favor, canta una E.
An abbreviation is the shortened form of a word or group of words (e.g. "UFO" = "unidentified flying object"; "p." = "page").
abbreviation
3. (East or Eastern)
a. E
We need to take 101E.Hay que tomar la ruta 101E.
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(Ecstasy)
a. el éxtasis
(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).
They did E and went to a rave.Tomaron éxtasis y fueron a una fiesta rave.
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e
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (letter)
a. la E, e
(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).
2. (east)
a. el mi
(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).
b. el E, este
(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).
3. (school)
a. el suspenso
(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).
to get an Eobtener una baja calificación
4. (drug)
a. el éxtasis
(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).
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E
e
[iː]
noun
1 (letter) E; e (f)
E for Edward E de Enrique
E for Easy
2 (Mús)
E mi (m); E major/minor mi mayor/menor; E sharp/flat mi sostenido/bemol
3 (Britain)elbow
to give sb the big E [+lover] dejar plantado or plantar a algn (informal); [+employee] echar a algn a la calle (informal); despedir a algn
modifier
E number (n) número (m) E
E
abreviación
1 east E
2 (Drugs) ecstasy éxtasis (m)
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e
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Usage note
In Spanish, the conjunction "e" is used instead of "y" before a word beginning with "i" or "hi." This word may be capitalized in sense 2) and must be capitalized in senses 3) and 4).
e(
eh
)
A conjunction is a word that connects words, phrases, clauses, or sentences (e.g. The cat and the dog slept.).
1. (copulative)
a. and
Caballeros e hidalgos pertenecían a la clase alta de la sociedad antigua.Knights and noblemen belonged to old society upper class.
Mi hermano habla francés e inglés.My brother speaks French and English.
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
2. (letter)
a. e
El nombre Eduardo empieza con una E.The name Eduardo starts with an E.
3. (music)
a. E
El guitarrista tocó una E.The guitarist played an E.
An abbreviation is the shortened form of a word or group of words (e.g. "UFO" = "unidentified flying object"; "p." = "page").
abbreviation
4. (East)
a. E
Toma la salida para agarrar 66 E.Take the exit to get on 66 E.
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e
conjunction
1. and
e is used instead of y in front of words beginning with i or hi (e.g. apoyo e interés support and interest; corazón e hígado heart and liver).
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e
conjunction
(before words beginning with i and hi, but not hie) and
y
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