ortiga
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ortiga(
ohr
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tee
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gah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (botany)
a. nettle
Las ronchas de mi brazo aparecieron tras tocar una ortiga.The rashes on my arm appeared after I touched a nettle.
b. stinging nettle
¡No pises allí! Hay muchas ortigas y pican un buen.Don't step there! There are a lot of stinging nettles, and they sting really badly.
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ortiga
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. (stinging) nettle
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ortiga
nettle; stinging nettle
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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cardo ni ortiga cultivo
neither thistle nor nettle will I grow
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