firearm
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Feminine nouns that begin with a stressed "a-" or "ha-" sound in Spanish use the articles "el" and “un” in the singular.
firearm(
fay
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uhr
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arm
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (weaponry)
a. el arma de fuego
(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).
Police found a firearm in the trunk of the car.La policía encontró un arma de fuego en el maletero del coche.
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firearm
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la arma de fuego
(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).
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firearm [ˈfaɪərɑːm]
noun
arma (f) de fuego
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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