Navidad

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Navidad

  1. A city in Chile.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish nadvidad, from Latin nātīvitātem, accusative of nātīvitās (birth), from nātīvus, from perfect passive participle nātus (born), from deponent verb nāsci (be born). Doublet of natividad.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nabiˈdad/, [na.β̞iˈð̞að̞]
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  • Rhymes: -ad

Proper noun[edit]

Navidad f (plural Navidades, generally capitalized)

  1. Nativity; the birth of Jesus Christ
  2. Christmas; the feast day celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ
  3. (sometimes used in the plural) Christmastide, Christmas time, Christmas season, the time between the first day of Christmas and Epiphany
    la Fantasma de las Navidades Pasadasthe Ghost of Christmas Past
  4. Navidad (a city in Chile)

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