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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (botany)
a. palm tree
Hacía mucho calor en la playa, así que nos tumbamos bajo la sombra de una palmera.It was really hot on the beach, so we lay down in the shade of a palm tree.
La isla está cubierta de palmeras y mangles.The island is covered in palm trees and mangroves.
b. palm (with dates)
En Irak se cultivan palmeras que suministran dátiles a muchos países.In Iraq they grow palms that provide many countries with dates.
2. (culinary)
a. palmier
En la pastelería me voy a comprar una palmera para merendar.In the pastry shop I will buy a palmier to eat as an afternoon snack.
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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. (árbol)
a. palm (tree)
2. (datilera)
a. date palm
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palmero (And) (S. Cone) (México)
palm (tree)
estar en la palmera to be broke (familiar)
palmera datilera date palm
palmeroa palmera
of/from La Palma
native/inhabitant of La Palma
los palmeros the people of La Palma
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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