gerbil
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gerbil(
juhr
-
buhl
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal)
a. el jerbo
(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).
I used to have two gerbils and a hamster.Antes tenía dos jerbos y un hámster.
b. el gerbo
(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 little boy took the gerbil out of its cage and stroked it.El niñito sacó el gerbo de su jaula y lo acarició.
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gerbil
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el jerbo m, gerbo
(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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gerbil [ˈdʒɜːbɪl]
noun
gerbo (m); jerbo (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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