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nene
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el nene, la nena(
neh
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neh
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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).
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(young person)
a. kid
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
¡No le hables así! ¡Es un nene!Don't talk to him that way! He's just a kid!
b. baby (younger)
¡Qué nene hermoso! Y salió igualito al padre.What a beautiful baby! And he looks just like his father.
c. little child
Papá se sienta adelante y maneja. Los nenes se tienen que sentar atrás.Daddy sits in the front and drives. Little children have to sit in the back.
d. little boy (masculine)
¿Por qué ese nene está caminando solo por la calle?Why is that little boy walking alone in the street?
e. little girl (feminine)
¿Quiénes son las nenas de la foto?Who are the little girls in the picture?
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(term of endearment)
a. baby
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Vamos, nena, tú sabes bien que nunca te engañaría con otra.Come on, baby, you know I'd never cheat on you.
b. darling
No digas esas palabras, nene.Don't say words like that, darling.
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nene
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (colloquial)
a. baby
2. (apelativo cariñoso)
a. dear, darling
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nenea nena
1 (niño pequeño) baby; small child
2 (uso apelativo)
¡sí, nena! (a mujer) yes dear!; yes darling!; ¿vamos al cine, nene? (a hombre) shall we go to the cinema, darling?
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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