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halo

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USAGE NOTE
The plural of “halo” can be “haloes” or “halos.”
halo(
hey
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lo
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (religious)
a. la aureola
(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).
(F)
The halos surrounding the heads of the holy family were of gold leaf.Las aureolas que rodeaban las cabezas de la familia sagrada eran de pan de oro.
b. el halo
(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).
(M)
All the saints were depicted with haloes.Todos los santos se representaban con halos.
2. (astronomy)
a. el halo
(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).
(M)
The light is refracted through the halo of the planet's atmosphere.La luz se refracta a través del halo de la atmósfera del planeta.
3. (circle of light)
a. el halo
(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).
(M)
Yellow haloes surrounded the street lamps in the fog.Entre la niebla, halos amarillos rodeaban los faroles.
4. (ring)
a. el halo
(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).
(M)
Phyllis had a halo of frizzy white hair.Phyllis tenía un halo de cabello blanco crespo.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
5. (surround with a halo)
a. envolver en un halo
The clock tower appeared haloed in the eerie fog.En la fantasmal niebla, la torre del reloj aparecía envuelta en un halo.
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halo
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. el halo
(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).
(M)
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halo [ˈheɪləʊ]
noun
halo(e)s (plural) halo (m); aureola (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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