llama(
la
-
muh
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal)
a. la llama
(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).
Llamas have traditionally been used as pack animals.Las llamas se han usado tradicionalmente como animales de carga.
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llama
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal)
a. la llama
(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).
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llama [ˈlɑːmə]
noun
llama (f)
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llama(
yah
-
mah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (fire)
a. flame
Cuando ardió el teatro, se veían las llamas desde el otro extremo de la ciudad.When the theater burned down, you could see the flames from the other end of town.
2. (passion)
a. flame
A pesar de los momentos difíciles, consiguen mantener viva la llama de su amor.Despite the hard times, they manage to keep the flame of their love alive.
3. (animal)
a. llama
Vimos muchas llamas en los Andes.We saw lots of llamas in the Andes.
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llama
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (de fuego, pasión)
a. flame
en llamasablaze
2. (animal)
a. llama
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llama
(Zoología) llama
llama
1 [de fuego] flame
arder sin llama to smoulder; smolder; (EEUU) en llamas burning; ablaze; in flames; entregar algo a las llamas to commit sth to the flames; estallar en llamas to burst into flames
salir de las llamas y caer en las brasas to jump out of the frying pan into the fire
llama piloto pilot light on stove; (on stove)
llama solar solar flare
2 [de amor, pasión] flame; fire; [de esperanza, libertad] spark
su madre siempre mantuvo viva la llama de la esperanza
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