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Papá Noel
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Papá Noel(
pah
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pah
 
noh
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ehl
)
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
1. (Saint Nicholas)
a. Santa Claus
En el cuento que le leí a mi hija anoche, Papá Noel se queda trabado tratando de bajar por la chimenea.In the story I read my daughter last night, Santa Claus gets stuck trying to go down the chimney.
¡Mamá, mira! ¡Papá Noel me trajo un violín!Mom, look! Santa Claus brought me a fiddle!
b. Santa
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Mi hermano se disfrazó de Papá Noel y les dio los regalos a los niños.My brother dressed up as Santa and gave the presents to the kids.
c. Father Christmas (United Kingdom)
La imagen de Papá Noel montado en su trineo no puede faltar en estas fechas.The image of Father Christmas riding his sleigh is a must this time of the year.
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