el mucamo, la mucama
This means that the noun can be masculine or feminine, depending on the gender of person it refers to (e.g. el doctor, la doctora).
1. (occupation)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. servant
La familia contrató a una mucama para que les limpiara la casa.The family hired a servant to clean their house.
b. maid (feminine)
La mucama que trabaja en mi casa dejó comida hecha para toda la semana.The maid who works in my house made us enough food for the whole week.
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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. (general)
a. servant
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mucamoa mucama
(And) (S. Cone) houseboy/maid; servant
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