funeral
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funeral(
fyu
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nuh
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ruhl
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el funeral
(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).
The whole family attended my cousin's funeral.Toda la familia fue al funeral de mi primo.
b. el entierro
(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).
It rained during my grandmother's funeral.Llovió durante el entierro de mi abuela.
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funeral
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el funeral
(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).
2. (colloquial)
a.
that's your funeral!¡eso es cosa tuya or tu problema!
funeral directorencargado(a) de la funeraria
funeral homefuneraria f
3. (music)
a.
funeral marchmarcha fúnebre
funeral parlorfuneraria f
funeral processioncortejo fúnebre
funeral servicefuneral m, honras fúnebres
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funeral [ˈfjuːnərəl]
noun
(burial) funeral (m); entierro (m); (wake) velatorio (m); (service) exequias (f)
state funeral entierro (m) or funeral (m) con honores de estado; that's your funeral! ¡con tu pan te lo comas!
modifier
funeral cortège (n) cortejo (m) fúnebre
funeral director (n) directoradirectora (m) (f) de funeraria;a directora
funeral home (n) (US)
funeral parlour See culture box in entry funeral.
funeral march (n) marcha (f) fúnebre
funeral oration (n) oración (f) fúnebre
funeral parlour (n) funeraria (f)
funeral procession (n) cortejo (m) fúnebre
funeral service (n) exequias (f)
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funeral
Listen to an audio pronunciation
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funeral(
foo
-
neh
-
rahl
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (burial or cremation)
a. funeral
¿Por qué vas vestido de negro? - Voy a un funeral.Why are you dressed in black? - I'm going to a funeral.
2. (religious service)
a. funeral service
El viernes se celebrará un funeral en la catedral en memoria de las víctimas del atentado terrorista.On Friday a funeral service will be held in the cathedral in memory of the victims of the terrorist attack.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (related to a funeral)
a. funeral
En su mayoría, los ritos funerales se basan en la creencia de que existe vida después de la muerte.For the most part, funeral rites are based on the belief that there's life after death.
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funeral
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (misa)
a. funeral (service o mass)
2. (entierro, cremación)
a. funeral
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funeral
adjective
funeral
funerales (exequias) funeral
singular
; (s)
(oficio religioso) funeral service
singular
; (s)
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Phrases with "funeral"
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funeral home
la funeraria
funeral viewing
el velatorio
funeral service
el servicio funerario
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