secretary

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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (assistant)
a. el secretario
(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).
(M)
, la secretaria
(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).
(F)
My dad's secretary didn't give him my message.La secretaria de mi papá no le dio mi recado.
2. (government)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el ministro
(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).
(M)
, la ministra
(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).
(F)
He is the new Secretary of Defense.Él es el nuevo Ministro de Defensa.
b. el secretario
(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).
(M)
, la secretaria
(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).
(F)
She was appointed Secretary of Commerce.Fue nombrada Secretaria de Comercio.
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secretary
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (in office)
a. el secretario(a)
(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).
(M)
la secretario(a)
(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).
(F)
2. (politics)
a. el ministro(a)
(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).
(M)
la ministro(a)
(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).
(F)
Secretary of the Interior≃ Ministro(a) del Medio Ambiente
Secretary of Statesecretario(a) de Estado
the Secretary of State for…el ministro de…
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secretary [ˈsekrətrɪ]
noun
1 (profession) secretarioasecretaria (m) (f);a secretaria
When I telephoned, the manager was out, but the switchboard put me through to his secretary If you want to join the cricket club write to the secretary. The secretary was asked to record apologies for absence at the committee meeting Who's going to be secretary this week? of trade union "We cannot get full tax relief," Roland Fox, Kelt's company secretary, said.
2 (Pol) ministroaministra (m) (f);a ministra
the Social Services Secretary the Defence Secretary Health Secretary, Virginia Bottomley
Secretary of State (Britain) MinistroaMinistra (m) (f);a Ministra for de; (US) MinistroaMinistra (m) (f) de Asuntos Exteriores;a Ministra
the Secretary of Defense the Treasury Secretary Defense Secretary, Dick Cheney
modifier
The United Nations Secretary General
secretary pool (n) (US) servicio (m) de mecanógrafos
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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