greeting
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greeting(
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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. (act of greeting)
a. el saludo
(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).
Send greetings to your father!¡Mándale saludos a tu padre!
b. la felicitación
(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).
(on a birthday or celebration)
I received lots of birthday greetings.Recibí muchas felicitaciones por mi cumpleaños.
greetings
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
2. (in messages or correspondence)
a. los recuerdos
(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 miss you, and I will be there soon. Greetings from Buenos Aires. Tomás.Te extraño y voy a estar ahí pronto. Recuerdos desde Buenos Aires. Tomás.
b. los saludos
(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 back of the postcard said: "Greetings from Barcelona."El dorso de la postal decía: "Saludos desde Barcelona".
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greeting
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el saludo
(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).
to send greetings to somebodyenviar saludos or
New Year/birthday greetingsfelicitaciones de Año Nuevo/cumpleaños
greetings cardtarjeta de felicitación
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greeting [ˈɡriːtɪŋ]
noun
1 (with words etc) saludo (m); (welcome) bienvenida (f); acogida (f)
2 greetings saludos (m); recuerdos (m)
greetings! ¡bienvenido!
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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greeting card
la tarjeta de felicitación
greeting song
canción de saludo
write the correct greeting
escribe el saludo correcto
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