portal
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portal(
pawr
-
duhl
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (computing)
a. el portal
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
You will find the link to the event on the portal.Encontrarás el enlace al evento en el portal.
2. (entrance)
a. la portada
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The mosaic on the portal of the temple depicts two dragons.En el mosaico de la portada del templo hay dos dragones.
b. el portal
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The skyscraper has an impressive portal.El rascacielos tiene un impresionante portal.
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portal
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (formal)
a. el pórtico
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(entrance)
2. (computers)
a. el portal
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(web page)
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portal [ˈpɔːtl]
noun
portal (m)
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portal
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portal(
pohr
-
tahl
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (entrance)
a. front door
El perro esperó a su dueño en el portal.The dog waited at the front door for his owner.
b. entrance hall
El príncipe y el rey se encontraron en el portal del palacio.The prince and the king met at the entrance hall of the palace.
c. hall (hallway)
La pareja está esperando al taxi en el portal.The couple is waiting for the taxi in the hall.
d. vestibule (hallway)
Los invitados esperaron en el portal hasta que los dejaron pasar.The guests waited in the vestibule until they were allowed to go in.
e. gate (of a wall)
Un campesino corrió hasta el portal y avisó a los guardas de que se aproximaba el enemigo.A peasant ran to the gates and shouted to the guards that the enemy was coming.
2. (computing)
a. portal
El portal fue hackeado y muestra una página en blanco.The portal has been hacked and it's showing a blank page.
3. (religious)
a. Nativity scene
Estamos poniendo el portal porque ya se acerca la Navidad.We are putting up the Nativity scene because Christmas is coming.
portales
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
4. (architecture)
a. arcade
Los portales de la iglesia están decorados con pinturas de los arcángeles.The arcade of the church is ornamented with paintings of the archangels.
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portal
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (entrada)
a. entrance hall
2. (puerta)
a. main door
viven en aquel portalthey live at that number
3. (belén)
a. crib, Nativity scene
4. (computers)
a. portal
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portal
1 [de edificio] (vestíbulo) hallway
fue asaltada por un individuo que la introdujo en un portal los buzones están en el portal vio salir del portal a otra mujer más joven
(puerta) front door
la llave del portal the front door key
la acera de enfrente de nuestro portal
un vecino de su portal a neighbour who lives in the same block
vivo en el portal número 34
2 [de casa] hall; vestibule (formal)
3 (Religión)
portal de Belén (representación navideña) Nativity scene
el portal de Belén (Biblia) the stable at Bethlehem
4 (Dep) goal
5 [de muralla] gate
6 (Internet) portal
de lo que la telefónica AT&T acaba de gastarse en comprar Excite, un portal (página de acceso a Internet) que le ha costado casi un billón de pesetas
7 portales (soportales) arcade
singular
; (s)
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