tribe
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tribe(
trayb
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (ethnic group)
a. la tribu
(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).
These two tribes in Arizona share some of their customs.Estas dos tribus de Arizona comparten algunas de sus costumbres.
2. (social group)
a. la tribu
(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 urban tribe phenomenom has now given way to the digital tribe.El fenómeno de la tribus urbana ha dado ahora paso al de la tribu digital.
3.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(group of youngsters)
a. la pandilla
(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).
My cousin and I belong to different tribes.Mi primo y yo estamos en distintas pandillas.
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(family)
a. el clan
(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 word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
The whole tribe came to the reunion at my grandma's.Todo el clan vino a la reunión en casa de mi abuela.
b. la tribu
(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 word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
He brought the tribe to his graduation ceremony, grandaunt included.Se llevó a la tribu a su ceremonia de graduación, tía abuela incluida.
5.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(lots)
a. la horda
(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).
After the tribes of tourists left at night, we had the city to ourselves.Por la noche, cuando las hordas de turistas desaparecían, teníamos la ciudad para nosotros.
6. (taxonomic group)
a. la tribu
(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).
This plant tribe mainly grows in tropical areas.Esta tribu de plantas crece principalmente en zonas tropicales.
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tribe
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la tribu
(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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tribe [traɪb]
noun
(Anthropology) (Zool) tribu (f); (family) familia (f); (group) tribu (f); pandilla (f); horda (f)
tribes of bicyclists the particularly unpleasant tribe who argue over the splitting of restaurant and bar bills the twelve tribes of Israel
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Phrases with "tribe"
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your vibe attracts your tribe
tu vibra atrae a tu tribu
Do you belong to a clan or tribe?
¿Perteneces a un clan o una tribu?
bride tribe
grupo de la novia
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