ovejero
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el ovejero, la ovejera(
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heh
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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. (occupation)
a. shepherd (masculine)
Todas las mañanas, el ovejero conduce a las ovejas a la colina.Every morning, the shepherd leads the sheep to the hill.
b. shepherdess (feminine)
La ovejera pastorea a sus ovejas a primera hora de la mañana.The shepherdess pastures her sheep first thing in the morning.
2. (dog breed)
a. German shepherd
El ovejero estaba perdido y hambriento, así que lo llevamos a casa esperando que apareciera su dueño.The German shepherd was lost and hungry, so we took it home hoping to find its owner.
b. Alsatian
Mi primera mascota fue una ovejera llamada Mika.My first pet was an Alsatian called Mika.
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ovejero
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. shepherd, shepherdess
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ovejero
sheepdog
ovejero alemán German shepherd; German shepherd dog; Alsatian
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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