orfebre
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el orfebre, la orfebre(
ohr
-
feh
-
breh
)
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. (profession)
a. silversmith (silver)
El orfebre fabricó unos preciosos pendientes de plata en su taller.The silversmith made a pair of beautiful silver earrings in his workshop.
b. goldsmith (gold)
El precio de una pulsera hecha por un orfebre es muy alto porque es artesanía pura.The price of a bracelet made by a goldsmith is very high because it is pure craftwork.
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orfebre
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (de plata)
a. silversmith
2. (de oro)
a. goldsmith
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orfebre
silversmith; goldsmith
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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