mahi-mahi
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mahi-mahi
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (animal)
a. el pez dorado
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The fisherman caught a three-foot mahi-mahi.El pescador pescó un pez dorado que medía tres pies.
b. la lampuga
(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).
What kind of fish is that in that tank over there? - It's a mahi-mahi.¿Qué tipo de pez es ese del tanque de allá? - Es una lampuga.
2. (culinary)
a. el dorado
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I'd like the grilled mahi-mahi, please.Quisiera el dorado a la parrilla, por favor.
b. la lampuga
(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).
The mahi-mahi is delicious. What's the sauce that goes with it?La lampuga está riquísima. ¿Qué es la salsa que la acompaña?
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