onomástico
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onomástico(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (related to names)
a. name
Los estudios onomásticos indican que solo dos personas se llaman como tú.Name studies show that there are only two people with your name.
b. of names
La lista onomástica no está completa. Tu nombre, por ejemplo, no figura.The list of names is incomplete. Your name, for example, does not appear.
c. onomastic
Consulté en un diccionario onomástico el significado de mi nombre.I looked up the meaning of my name in an onomastic dictionary.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
2.
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(religious)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. saint's day
El domingo celebramos el onomástico de mi madre y mi abuela.On Sunday, we are celebrating my mother and grandmother's saint's day.
b. name day
Mi onomástico es el 24 de septiembre.My name day is on September 24th.
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onomástico
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. onomastic
índice onomásticoname index
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (cumpleaños)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. birthday
3. (santo)
a. name day
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onomástico
adjective
onomastic; name; of names
fiesta onomástica saint's day; índice onomástico index of names; lista onomástica list of names
saint's day; name day
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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