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Translation of tierra in English:

sustantivo femenino

  • 6 (planeta) See examples: la Tierra
    (the) Earth o earth
    la composición de la atmósfera de la Tierra
    the composition of the Earth's atmosphere
    ¿cúal es el planeta más cercano a la Tierra?
    what is the closest planet to (the) Earth?
    para proteger la vida en la Tierra
    to protect life on earth
    Creador del Cielo y de la Tierra
    Creator of Heaven and Earth
Example sentences
  • Al llegar a tierra se convirtió en un momentáneo atractivo turístico.
  • También le debo a mis viajes haber redescubierto mi propia tierra.
  • Ahí nació la informalidad en la propiedad de la tierra.

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