User talk:CloudNine

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Templates[edit]

Hi, when entering Spanish nouns you can use a template to make your life easier. It automatically adds the plural and adds Category:Spanish nouns to the page. Use {{es-noun-m}} or {{es-noun-f}}. Have a look at ábside to see how it works. (By the way, according to my dictionaries it's masculine not feminine..) Widsith 13:21, 17 June 2007 (UTC)

Thanks for the tips; makes it a lot easier. My bad; out of interest, what Spanish dictionary do you use? CloudNine 13:23, 17 June 2007 (UTC)

No worries. I have a fat Collins, and a copy of the RAE. Widsith 13:25, 17 June 2007 (UTC)

abrigo[edit]

Sorry my not having accents on the word. Last time I checked abrigo meant "coat", as thats the only defenition that I know of.

Bearingbreaker92 13:10, 19 June 2007 (UTC)

The best place to ask a question about definitions is in the Tea Room. The unaccented word abrigo can mean a coat or just about anything to keep out the cold or wind. The accented word ábrigo is a form of the word ábrego, meaning a southeasterly wind that brings rain. All this can be found in the RAE. --EncycloPetey 14:59, 19 June 2007 (UTC)
I just did a google search and it does mean desert wind. Pretty interesting. I was thinking of the unaccented one. Bearingbreaker92 15:49, 19 June 2007 (UTC)

Missing Words list[edit]

I noticed that you were working on the missing words list for spanish. Please do not scratch out or remove any words that you completed on there, Robert Ullman has a bot that will automatically remove and update the list.

Thanks for your contributions.

Bearingbreaker92 16:34, 19 June 2007 (UTC)