mantra
mantra
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (religious)
a. el mantra
(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 monk sat repeating the mantra in a state of deep concentration.El monje permanecía en su lugar repitiendo el mantra en un estado de profunda concentración.
2. (phrase expressing basic beliefs)
a. el mantra
(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 mantra of many athletes is "Persistence leads to success."El mantra de muchos atletas es "la persistencia conduce al éxito".
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mantra
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el mantra
(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. (fig)
a. el estribillo
(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).
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mantra [ˈmæntrə]
noun
mantra (m)
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mantra
mantra(
mahn
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trah
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (religious)
a. mantra
Rashi repetía el mantra "om" mientras meditaba.Rashi repeated the mantra "om" during his meditation.
2. (phrase expressing basic principles)
a. mantra
El mantra de todo comerciante debería ser "el cliente siempre tiene la razón".The mantra of every shopkeeper should be "The customer is always right."
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mantra
mantra
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