mantel(
mahn
-
duhl
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la repisa de la chimenea
(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).
I'll put this photo on the mantel.Colocaré esta foto en la repisa de la chimenea.
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mantel(
mahn
-
tehl
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (cover)
a. tablecloth
Yo puse el mantel en la mesa y mi hermana colocó los cubiertos.I put the tablecloth on the table and my sister laid out the silverware.
2. (religious)
a. altar cloth
El cura puso dos cirios encima del mantel de seda.The priest placed two candles on top of the silk altar cloth.
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mantel
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. tablecloth
mantel individualplace mat
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mantel
(para comer) tablecloth; (Religión) altar cloth
una cena de mantel largo (S. Cone) a formal dinner; levantar los manteles to clear the table; poner los manteles to lay the table
mantel individual place mat
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