Usage note
This word must begin with a capital letter and must be preceded by the definite article in the sense shown in 3).
el malinche, la malinche(
mah
-
leen
-
cheh
)
masculine or feminine noun
1. (botany) (Honduras) (Nicaragua) 
El malinche da flores de color rojo intenso.Royal Poincianas produce bright red flowers.
Las malinches sobrevivieron a la sequía.The Flamboyants survived the drought.
2. (betrayer) (Honduras) 
a. traitor 
En el batallón hay un malinche que saboteó la misión.There's a traitor who sabotaged the mission in the battalion.
Malinche
proper noun
3. (history) 
a. Malinche 
La Malinche se desempeñó como intérprete e intermediaria para Hernán Cortés.Malinche acted as an interpreter and intermediary for Hernan Cortes.
Malinche
(México) mistress of Cortés
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