pumpkin
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pumpkin(
puhmp
-
kihn
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (fruit)
a. la calabaza
(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).
Did you buy the pumpkins for the pumpkin pie yet?¿Ya compraste las calabazas para el pay de calabaza?
We bought two small pumpkins at the market.Compramos dos calabazas chiquitas en el mercado.
b. el zapallo
(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).
(Southern Cone)
I always add a piece of pumpkin to salads to give them a bit of flavor.Siempre añado un trozo de zapallo a las ensaladas para darles un toque de sabor.
2. (term of endearment)
a. el corazón
(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).
Come here, pumpkin! Give Mommy a hug!¡Ven aquí, corazón! ¡Dale un abrazo a mamá!
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pumpkin
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la calabaza
(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).
b. el zapallo
(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).
c. la ahuyama
(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).
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pumpkin [ˈpʌmpkɪn]
noun
(vegetable) calabaza (f); zapallo (m); (And) (S. Cone) (plant) calabacera (f);
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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