haversack
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haversack
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (bag)
a. la mochila
(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).
The soldier checked in his haversack for the mess kit.El soldado miró en su mochila para los utensilios.
b. el morral
(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 tend to wear my haversack on the left shoulder.Suelo llevar mi morral sobre el hombro izquierdo.
c. la bandolera
(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).
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
David always keeps crackers in his haversack.David siempre tiene galletas en su bandolera.
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haversack
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la mochila
(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).
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haversack [ˈhævəsæk]
noun
mochila (f); macuto (m); (LAm)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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