granddad
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Usage note
This word may also be spelled "grandad."
granddad(
grahn
-
dahd
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(relative)
a. el abuelo
(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).
His granddad gave him an old pocket watch for his birthday.Su abuelo le regaló un reloj de pulsera antiguo para su cumpleaños.
b. el abuelito
(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).
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Where are we going today, Granddad? - It's a surprise!¿Adónde vamos hoy, abuelito? - ¡Es una sorpresa!
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granddad
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (colloquial)
a. el abuelito
(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).
b. el yayo
(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)
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
grandad
granddad
[ˈɡrændæd]
noun
abuelo (m)
yes, grand(d)ad sí, abuelo
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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