garnet
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garnet(
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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. (mineral)
a. el granate
(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).
My birthstone is the garnet, as I was born in January.Mi piedra natal es el granate, ya que nací en enero.
The hilt of the sword is inlaid with emeralds and garnets.La empuñadura de la espada tiene incrustaciones de esmeraldas y granates.
2. (color)
a. el granate
(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).
In the fall, the tree's leaves turn a deep garnet.En otoño, las hojas del árbol se vuelven de un granate intenso.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (color)
a. granate
A dragon with garnet eyes was depicted on the knight's shield.En el escudo del caballero aparecía representado un dragón de ojos granate.
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garnet
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el granate
(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).
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garnet [ˈɡɑːnɪt]
noun
granate (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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