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masculine
American English: /ˈmæskjələn/
British English: /ˈmaskjʊlɪn/

Translation of masculine in Spanish:

adjective

  • 1 (manly) she's very masculine
    es muy masculina or [pejorative] hombruna
    Example sentences
    • These are very attractive and masculine qualities.
    • This 16th century bastioned city is unique in the feminine quality among the masculine citadels of Rajasthan.
    • Actually, part of her success is that she combines traditionally masculine and feminine qualities in one package.
  • 2 (Linguistics, Literat)
    (noun)
    Example sentences
    • Italian casa ‘house’ is a noun of feminine gender, giardino ‘garden’ is a noun of masculine gender.
    • It is unfortunate that the gender of the noun, being masculine, is confused with the intent of the word, which is neutral.
    • Latin homo is a masculine noun that can mean a human being, a male person, or humanity in general.

noun

(Linguistics)
  • 1.1 countable (word) 1.2 uncountable (gender) See examples: (in) the masculine
    en masculino
    Example sentences
    • In dictionaries, adjectives are always given in the masculine singular and this may not be the form in which you need the adjective and you may have to change it.
    • The Masculine of either the Adjective or the Participle is freely used in any Case and in any construction.
    • It will be observed that the masculine of the adjective is declined exactly like a masculine noun of the second declension, the feminine exactly like a feminine noun of the first declension, and the neuter exactly like a neuter noun of the second declension.

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