isleño
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isleño(
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leh
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (from or related to an island)
a. island
El pequeño pueblo isleño es muy popular entre los surfistas.The small island town is very popular among surfers.
Disfrutamos de los maravillosos paisajes isleños durante nuestras vacaciones.We enjoyed the wonderful island landscapes on our vacation.
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 an island)
a. islander
Los isleños son gente amable y hospitalaria.The islanders are kind and hospitable people.
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isleño
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. island
las costumbres isleñasthe island customs
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (general)
a. islander
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isleñoa isleña
adjective
island
islander
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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