nationality
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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. (citizenship)
a. la nacionalidad
(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).
Sofia's parents are from two different countries, so she has dual nationality.Los padres de Sofia son de dos países distintos, así que cuenta con doble nacionalidad.
b. la ciudadanía
(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).
John plans to take Spanish nationality after he gets married.John planea adoptar la nacionalidad española después de casarse.
2. (national group)
a. la nacionalidad
(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).
There are eight different nationalities represented on the team's starting lineup.Hay ocho nacionalidades diferentes representadas en la alineación titular del equipo.
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nationality
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la nacionalidad
(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).
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nationality [ˌnæʃəˈnælɪtɪ]
noun
1 (citizenship) nacionalidad (f); ciudadanía (f)
she took/adopted French nationality adquirió/adoptó la nacionalidad or ciudadanía francesa
2 (national group) nacionalidad (f)
the city is home to 20 different nationalities la ciudad alberga hasta 20 nacionalidades distintas
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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