las niñas ya habían comido

las niñas ya habían comido
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (food)
a. the girls had already eaten
Las niñas ya habían comido pastel, así que nosotros lo acabamos.The girls had already eaten some cake, so we finished it.
2. (midday meal)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. the girls had already had lunch
Cuando llegamos, las niñas ya habían comido y se iban al parque con su niñera.When we got there, the girls had already had lunch and were going to the park with their nanny.
3. (evening meal)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. the girls had already had dinner
A las 9 pm las niñas ya habían comido y se fueron a la cama.The girls had already had dinner by 9 pm and they went to bed.
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