grandpa
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grandpa(
grahn
-
pa
)
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).
Carolina's grandpa gave her a doll for her birthday.El abuelo de Carolina le regaló una muñeca 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)
My grandpa used to be in the navy.Mi abuelito antes estaba en la marina de guerra.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(old man)
a. el viejo
(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).
Out of the way, grandpa! You're walking too slow.¡Muévase, viejo! Andas demasiado lento.
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grandpa
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)
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grandpa [ˈɡrænpɑː]
grandpapa [ˈɡrænpəˌpɑː]
noun
abuelo (m)
yes, grandpa sí, abuelo
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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