gentile
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Usage note
This word is often capitalized.
gentile(
jehn
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tayl
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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. (non-Jew)
a. el gentil
(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).
, la gentil
(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).
Boths Jews and Gentiles will be familiar with the story of Moses.Tanto los judíos como los gentiles conocerán la historia de Moisés.
b. el no judío
(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).
, la no judía
(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).
If you marry a gentile, your children may not be considered Jewish.Si te casas con una no judía, es posible que a tus hijos no los consideren judíos.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (non-Jewish)
a. gentil
Simon has at last married his gentile girlfriend.Por fin Simon se ha casado con su novia gentil.
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gentile
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el gentil mf, no judío(a)
(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).
la gentil mf, no judío(a)
(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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Gentile [ˈdʒentaɪl]
adjective
no judío; (pagan) gentil;
noun
no judíoajudía (m) (f);a judía (pagan) gentil (m);
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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