seventh
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seventh(
seh
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vuhnth
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (ordinal number)
a. séptimo
Libra, the scale, is the seventh zodiac sign.Libra, la balanza, es el séptimo signo del zodiaco.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (in a series)
a. el séptimo
(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).
, la séptima
(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).
I am the seventh of ten children born to my parents.Soy el séptimo de los diez hijos que tuvieron mis padres.
3. (in dates)
a. el siete
(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).
My birthday is on May seventh.Mi cumpleaños es el siete de mayo.
4. (fraction)
a. el séptimo
(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).
A seventh of the global population may be affected by this issue.Un séptimo de la población mundial se puede ver afectado por este problema.
b. la séptima parte
(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).
A seventh of the student body is out with the flu.Una séptima parte del alumnado está ausente por causa de la gripa.
5. (music)
a. la séptima
(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 interval from do to ti is a major seventh.El intervalo de do a si es una séptima mayor.
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
6. (before a superlative)
a. séptimo
This is the seventh largest metropolitan area in the country.Esta es la séptima zona metropolitana más grande del país.
7. (in a competition)
a. en séptimo lugar
He came in with dreams of medaling, so to finish seventh is a huge disappointment.Vino con sueños de conseguir una medalla, así que terminar en séptimo lugar es una tremenda decepción.
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seventh
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (fraction)
a. la séptimo m, séptima parte
(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).
2. (in series)
a. el séptimo(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).
la séptimo(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).
3. (of month)
a. el siete
(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).
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
4. (general)
a. séptimo(a)
to be in seventh heavenestar en el séptimo cielo
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seventh [ˈsevnθ]
adjective
séptimo
Seventh Cavalry (US) Séptimo (m) de Caballería
noun
1 (in series) séptimoaséptima (m) (f);a séptima (fraction) séptima parte (f)
2 (Mús) (interval) séptima (f)
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