firehouse
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firehouse(
fay
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uhr
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haus
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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. (fire station)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. la estación de bomberos
(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).
Sirens rang out as the firetrucks pulled out of the firehouse.Las sirenas resonaron cuando los carros de bomberos salieron de la estación de bomberos.
b. el parque de bomberos
(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).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
We got a call at the firehouse and had to go downtown to put out a fire.Recibimos una llamada en el parque de bomberos y tuvimos que ir al centro a apagar un incendio.
c. la bomba
(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).
Regionalism used in Chile
(Chile)
The firefighters rushed from the firehouse to extinguish the fire next door.Los bomberos corrieron de la bomba para extinguir el incendio que había al lado.
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firehouse [ˈfaɪəhaʊs] firehouses (plural) [ˈfaɪəhaʊzɪz] (US)
noun
estación (f) or parque (m) de bomberos; (Esp)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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