mandarin
mandarin(
mahn
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duh
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rihn
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (fruit)
a. la mandarina
(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 children peeled and ate some juicy mandarins.Los niños pelaron y comieron unas jugosas mandarinas.
2. (botany)
a. el naranjo mandarino
(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).
Warren planted some mandarins along the fence.Warren sembró unos naranjos mandarinos a lo largo de la cerca.
3. (historical Chinese official)
a. el mandarín
(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 mandarin ordered his guards to kill the prisoner.El mandarín ordenó a los guardias que mataran al prisionero.
4. (government official)
a. el mandarín
(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).
People are becoming wary of the power wielded by EU mandarins.La gente empieza a recelar del poder ejercido por los mandarines de la UE.
Mandarin
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
5. (language)
a. el mandarín
(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).
Gustavo is studying Mandarin in preparation for his trip to Beijing.Gustavo está estudiando mandarín en preparación para su viaje a Beijing.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
6. (relating to Mandarin Chinese)
a. mandarín
We looked at Mandarin syntax in class today.Estudiamos el sintaxis mandarín hoy en clase.
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mandarin
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (official)
a. el mandarín
(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).
2. (fruit)
a. la mandarina
(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).
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mandarin [ˈmændərɪn]
noun
1 (person) mandarín (m)
2 (also mandarin orange) mandarina (f)
3
Mandarin (Ling) mandarín (m)
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mandarín
mandarín
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (language)
a. Mandarin
Choi, mi amiga china, habla mandarín y cantonés.Choi, my Chinese friend, speaks Mandarin and Cantonese.
b. Mandarin Chinese
El mandarín es la lengua que más personas hablan en el mundo.Mandarin Chinese is the most widely spoken language in the world.
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mandarín
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (título)
a. mandarin
2. (dialecto)
a. Mandarin
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mandarín
1 (Hist) (Lingüística) Mandarin
2 petty bureaucrat
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Phrases with "mandarín"
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chino mandarín
Mandarin Chinese
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