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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (from or related to Madrid)
a. from Madrid
Soy madrileño, pero llevo 15 años viviendo en Sevilla.I'm from Madrid, but I’ve lived in Seville for 15 years.
b. Madrid
El clima madrileño no me gusta; en verano es sofocante.I don't like the Madrid weather; it’s stifling in the summer.
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).
2. (person from Madrid)
a. native of Madrid
Las descripciones tan vívidas dejan evidente que la obra fue escrita por un madrileño.It’s evident from the vivid descriptions that the work was written by a native of Madrid.
b. someone from Madrid
Conozco a un madrileño que puede recomendarte un buen restaurante.I know someone from Madrid who can recommend a good restaurant.
c. man from Madrid (masculine)
Me casé con un madrileño que vivió muchos años en Barcelona.I married a man from Madrid who lived in Barcelona for a long time.
d. woman from Madrid (feminine)
Conozco a una madrileña que trabaja en el Museo del Prado.I know a woman from Madrid who works at the Prado Museum.
madrileños
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
3. (inhabitants of Madrid)
a. people of Madrid
Los madrileños aprecian las zonas verdes como el parque del Retiro.The people of Madrid appreciate green areas such as the Retiro Park.
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madrileño
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. of/from Madrid
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (general)
a. person from Madrid
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madrileñoa madrileña
adjective
of/from Madrid
la madrileña calle de Alcalá (de Madrid) Alcalá Street in Madrid; (representativa de Madrid) Alcalá Street, the archetypical Madrid street; la madrileñísima Cibeles Cibeles Square which is so typical of Madrid
native/inhabitant of Madrid
los madrileños the people of Madrid
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Phrases with "madrileño"
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cocido madrileño
cocido madrileño
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