media luna
media luna
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (astronomy)
a. half-moon
Las nubes se dispersaron y en el cielo aparecieron la media luna y las estrellas.The clouds dispersed and the half-moon and the stars appeared on the sky.
b. crescent moon
Observé la media luna con mi telescopio.I watched the crescent moon with my telescope.
2. (base of a fingernail)
a. half-moon
Me pinté las uñas de negro, incluso las media lunas.I painted my nails black, including the half-noons.
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