el manchego, la manchega(
mahn
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cheh
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goh
)
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).
1. (inhabitant of La Mancha)
a. person from La Mancha
Al único manchego que conozco es el director Pedro Almodóvar.The only person from La Mancha that I know is the director Pedro Almodovar.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (of Manchegan origin)
a. from La Mancha
Los vinos manchegos son famosos en todo el mundo.The wines from La Mancha are famous around the world.
b. of La Mancha
Albacete es una de las provincias manchegas.Albacete is one the provinces of La Mancha.
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manchego
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. of/from La Mancha
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 La Mancha
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manchegoa manchega
adjective
of/from La Mancha
native/inhabitant of La Mancha
los manchegos the people of La Mancha
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Phrases with "manchego"
Here are the most popular phrases with "manchego." Click the phrases to see the full entry.
queso manchego
Manchego cheese
Examples
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