janitor
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janitor(
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nih
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duhr
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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. (occupation)
a. el conserje
(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 conserje
(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 janitor sweeps the hallways every day.El conserje barre los pasillos todos los días.
b. el portero
(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 portera
(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 janitor keeps the common areas of the apartment building clean.El portero mantiene limpias las áreas comunes del edificio de apartamentos.
c. el bedel
(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 bedela
(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).
(in a school)
My sister used to be a janitor in an elementary school in San Diego.Mi hermana era una bedela en una primaria en San Diego.
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janitor
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (caretaker)
a. el conserje m, bedel
(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).
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janitor [ˈdʒænɪtəʳ]
noun
(doorkeeper) porteroaportera (m) (f);a portera (caretaker) conserje (m);
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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