cumpleaños

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Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

cumpleaños m (plural cumpleaños)

  1. birthday

Spanish[edit]

Feliz Cumpleaños

Etymology[edit]

From cumple ([it] completes), third person singular indicative of cumplir (to complete) + años, plural of año (year). Literally, "years-completer"; an event celebrating the completion of a number of years of one’s life.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kumpleˈaɲos/ [kũm.pleˈa.ɲos]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aɲos
  • Hyphenation: cum‧ple‧a‧ños

Noun[edit]

cumpleaños m (plural cumpleaños)

  1. birthday
    Hoy es mi cumpleaños.
    Today is my birthday.
    Synonym: (colloquial) cumple

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