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reverencia
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reverencia(
rreh
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beh
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rehn
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syah
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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. (veneration)
a. reverence
Enseñaré a mis hijos una actitud de reverencia hacia la vida.I will teach my children an attitude of reverence toward life.
2. (obeisance)
a. bow (inclination)
El galán de la heroina se despide con una reverencia.The heroine's young man takes his leave with a bow.
b. curtsy (genuflection)
La princesa hizo su primera reverencia con solo tres años de edad.The princess did her first curtsy when she was only three years old.
c. curtsey (genuflection)
La criada hizo una rápida reverencia y salió de la habitación.The maid bobbed a quick curtsey and left the room.
3. (religious form of address)
a. Reverence
Lo siento, pero su reverencia no la podrá recibir hoy día.I'm sorry, but His Reverence will not be able to see you today.
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reverencia
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (respeto)
a. reverence
2. (saludo; inclinación)
a. bow
3. (flexión de piernas)
a. curtsy
4. (tratamiento)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
su reverenciaYour/His Reverence
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reverencia
1 (inclinación) bow
hacer una reverencia to bow
2 (respeto) reverence
3 (Religión)
Reverencia
(also Su Reverencia, Vuestra Reverencia) Your Reverence
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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