shepherd
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shepherd(
sheh
-
puhrd
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (profession)
a. el pastor
(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 pastora
(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 shepherd brought his flock out into the pasture.El pastor sacó su rebaño al prado.
2. (breed)
a. el perro pastor
(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).
Our dog is a mix of beagle and some type of shepherd.Nuestro perro es una mezcla de beagle y algún tipo de perro pastor.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (to herd)
a. pastorear
The young man went up into the mountains to shepherd the goats.El joven subió al monte para pastorear las cabras.
4. (to help)
a. guiar
If she weren't here to shepherd these employees, they would never get any work done.Si no estuviera ella para guiar a estos empleados, nunca cumplirían sus tareas.
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shepherd
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el pastor
(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).
shepherd's piepastel de carne picada y puré de patatas, papas
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (sheep)
a. pastorear
3. (fig)
a. dirigir (people)
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shepherd [ˈʃepəd]
noun
1 pastor (m)
the Good Shepherd el Buen Pastor
2 (also shepherd dog) perro (m) pastor
transitive verb
to shepherd children across a road llevar niños a través de una calle; cruzar a los niños la calle; to shepherd sb in/out acompañar a algn al entrar/salir; to shepherd sb around hacer de guía para algn
modifier
shepherd boy (n) zagal (m)
shepherd's pie (n) pastel (m) de carne con patatas
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "shepherd"
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German shepherd
el pastor alemán
shepherd's pie
el pastel de papa con carne
Australian shepherd
el pastor australiano
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