insignia
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Usage note
The plural of this word may be "insignia" or "insignias."
insignia(
ihn
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sihg
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ni
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uh
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la insignia
(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 limousine bore the insignia of the federal government.La limusina llevaba la insignia del gobierno federal.
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insignia
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la insignias
(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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insignia [ɪnˈsɪɡnɪə]
plural noun
insignias insignia insignias (f)
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insignia
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insignia(
een
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seeg
-
nyah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (symbol)
a. badge
La insignia del policía indica que es comisario.The police officer's badge indicates that he is a captain.
b. button
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
Muchos de los manifestantes tenían una insignia con el símbolo de la paz.Many protesters wore buttons with the peace symbol.
c. emblem
En la clase de gimnasia, hay que llevar una camiseta con la insignia de la escuela.In gym class, you have to wear t-shirts bearing the school emblem.
2. (standard)
a. flag
El soldado que portaba la insignia del regimiento fue abatido.The soldier carrying the regiment flag was shot down.
b. banner
La marcha iba encabezada por hombres que llevaban la insignia del sindicato.The protest was headed by men carrying the banner of their union.
3. (military)
a. insignia
El traje del piloto tiene la insignia de la fuerza aérea en el brazo derecho.The pilot's suit had the insignia of the air force on the right arm.
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insignia
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (distintivo)
a. badge
2. (military)
a. insignia
3. (bandera)
a. flag, banner
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insignia
1 (distintivo) badge; button; (EEUU) emblem
luce la insignia del club he is sporting the club's badge o emblem
se le hizo entrega de la insignia de oro y brillantes del club
2 (estandarte) flag; banner; (Náutica) pennant
3 insignias [de dignidad, poder] insignia
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