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Usage note
This word may also be spelled “íbero.”
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (language)
a. Iberian
Los romanos invadieron y el latín reemplazó al ibero.The Romans invaded, and Latin was spoken instead of Iberian.
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
2. (person from the Iberian Peninsula)
a. Iberian
Manuel dijo que es ibero, evitando especificar si es de España o Portugal.Manuel said that he's Iberian, not specifying whether he was from Spain or Portugal.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
3. (of Iberian origin)
a. Iberian
Los barcos iberos zarparon hacia América.The Iberian ships sailed towards the Americas.
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