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A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
1. (inhabitants of Otavalo, Ecuador)
a. people of Otavalo
Los otavaleños son conocidos por los textiles tan espléndidos que tejen.People of Otavalo are known for the splendid textiles they weave.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (from or related to Otavalo, Ecuador)
a. from Otavalo
Hay un nuevo estudiante otavaleño en nuestra clase de inglés.There's a new student from Otavalo in our English class.
b. Otavalo
Los mercados son muy comunes en la zona otavaleña.Markets are very common in the Otavalo area.
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).
3. (person from Otavalo, Ecuador)
a. native of Otavalo
Un otavaleño talló esta hermosa figura de madera.A native of Otavalo carved this beautiful wooden figure.
b. someone from Otavalo
Conozco a un otavaleño que te puede mostrar el pueblo.I know someone from Otavalo who can show you the town.
c. man from Otavalo (masculine)
Un otavaleño me enseñó a tocar la guitarra durante mi tiempo en Ecuador.A man from Otavalo taught me how to play guitrar during my time in Ecuador.
d. woman from Otavalo (feminine)
Una otavaleña hace estos hermosos sombreros.A woman from Otavalo makes these beautiful hats.
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