figurine
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figurine(
fih
-
gyuh
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rin
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la estatuilla
(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).
My mother has figurines of the Virgin Mary and various saints all over her house.Mi madre tiene estatuillas de la Virgen María y de varios santos por toda su casa.
b. la figura
(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).
Juan makes ceramic figurines of famous celebrities.Juan hace figuras de cerámica de celebridades.
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figurine [fɪɡəˈriːn]
noun
figurilla (f); estatuilla (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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