hero
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Usage note
The plural of "hero" is "heroes."
hero(
hih
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ro
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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. (brave person)
a. el héroe
(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 firemen are the heroes of our society.Los bomberos son los héroes de nuestra sociedad.
2. (fictional character)
a. el protagonista
(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).
, la protagonista
(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 hero of the story was the prince.El protagonista de la historia era el príncipe.
3. (culinary)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el bocadillo
(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).
This restaurant makes the best heroes in town.Este restaurante hace los mejores bocadillos de la ciudad.
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hero
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el héroe
(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).
hero worshipidolatría f
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hero [ˈhɪərəʊ]
noun
heroes (plural) héroe (m); [of film, book] protagonista (m); personaje (m) principal;
modifier
hero worship (n) adulación (f)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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