maid
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maid(
meyd
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (domestic servant)
a. la criada
(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 room was spotless after the maid cleaned it.El cuarto quedó inmaculado después que lo limpió la criada.
b. la sirvienta
(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).
They fired the maid due to her lack of punctuality.Despidieron a la sirvienta debido a su falta de puntualidad.
c. la muchacha
(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).
Regionalism used in the Caribbean: Cuba, the Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico
(Caribbean)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Ask the maid to change the sheets.Pide a la muchacha que cambie las sábanas.
d. la mucama
(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).
(Southern Cone)
She got a job as a maid for a wealthy family.Ella consiguió empleo como mucama para una familia adinerada.
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maid
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (servant)
a. la sirvienta
(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).
maid of honordama de honor
2. (literary)
a. la doncella
(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).
(girl)
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maid [meɪd]
noun
1 (servant) criada (f); muchacha (f); (S. Cone) mucama (f); (S. Cone) recamarera (f); (Méx) (in hotel) camarera (f)
lady's maid doncella (f)
2 (young girl) doncella (f)
modifier
maid of honor (n) (US) dama (f) de honor
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "maid"
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maid of honor
la dama de honor
old maid
solterona
I need a maid who washes windows
necesita una criada que limpie ventanas
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