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This word may be capitalized in the sense shown in 1) and must be capitalized in the sense shown in 2).
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (letter)
a. la v
(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).
Is "Virginia" written with a b or a v?¿"Virginia" se escribe con be o con uve?
b. la uve
(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 first letter in "Valkyrie" is a v.La primera letra en "Valkyrie" es uve.
c. la ve
(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).
"Victor" is written with a v."Victor" se escribe con ve.
d. la ve chica
(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).
Is "vaca" written with a b or a v?¿"Vaca" se escribe con be grande o con ve chica?
e. la ve baja
(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 first letter in "Vladimir" is a v.La primera letra en "Vladimir" es ve baja.
f. la ve corta
(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).
Is "vote" written with a b or a v?¿"Vote" se escribe con be grande o con ve corta?
g. la ve de vaca
(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)
"Vengeance" is written with a v."Vengeance" se escribe con ve de vaca.
An abbreviation is the shortened form of a word or group of words (e.g. "UFO" = "unidentified flying object"; "p." = "page").
abbreviation
2. (volt or volts)
a. V
The difference of potential between the two points of the electric field is 1 V.La diferencia de potencial entre los dos puntos del campo eléctrico es de 1 V.
We need a 220 V, 15 W bulb.Necesitamos una bombilla de 220 V y 15 W.
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V
(abbr volt)
1. V, voltio (m) (Elec)
  • 240 V 240 V
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V
v
[viː]
noun
(letter) V; v (f)
V for victory V de la victoria; V1 (flying bomb) bomba (f) volante 1944-45; (1944-45) V2 (rocket) cohete (m) 1944-45; (1944-45)
v
abreviación
1 (Literat) verse v.
2 (Bible) verse vers.o
3 (Dep) (Jur) versus v.; vs.
4 (Electricity and Electronics) volt(s)
5 vide (see) vid.; v.
6 very
7 volume
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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