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tuna

tuna(
tu
-
nuh
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (animal)
a. el atún
(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)
We saw a school of tuna from the deck of the boat.Vimos un banco de atún desde la cubierta del barco.
b. la tuna
(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)
Regionalism used in Honduras
(Honduras)
Regionalism used in Panama
(Panama)
Regionalism used in Puerto Rico
(Puerto Rico)
The fisherman caught two tunas.El pescador atrapó dos tunas.
2. (culinary)
a. el atún
(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)
This sandwich has tuna; I asked for ham.Este sándwich tiene atún; había pedido jamón.
b. la tuna
(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)
Regionalism used in Honduras
(Honduras)
Regionalism used in Panama
(Panama)
Regionalism used in Puerto Rico
(Puerto Rico)
Is this tuna or salmon?¿Esto es tuna o salmón?
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tuna
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. el atún
(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)
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tuna [ˈtjuːnə]
noun
tuna tunas (also tuna fish) atún (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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