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A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (fable)
a. myth
Todas las culturas tienen un mito de la creación.All cultures have a creation myth.
2. (imaginary person or thing)
a. myth
Mi abuelita dice que el chupacabras no es un mito.My grandma says that the chupacabras is not a myth.
3. (legendary person or thing)
a. legend
Aunque murió joven, Selena se ha convertido en un mito de la música latina.Even though she died young, Selena has become a Latin music legend.
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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. (ficción, leyenda)
a. myth
2. (personaje)
a. mythical figure
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este hombre es un mito del cine this man is a film legend
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