género

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See also: genero, Genero, generó, generò, and gênero

Aragonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin genere, from genus. Akin to Portuguese género and Spanish género.

Noun[edit]

género m

  1. (grammar) gender

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Latin genere, singular ablative of genus, generis, belonging to the Latin third declension, later treated as those of the second one (-us, -i ending).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: gé‧ne‧ro

Noun[edit]

género m (plural géneros) (European spelling)

  1. kind
  2. genre (music, literature, etc.)
  3. (taxonomy) genus
  4. (biology) gender, sex
  5. (grammar) gender

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin genere, singular ablative of genus, generis, belonging to the Latin third declension, later treated as those of the second one (-us, -i ending).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈxeneɾo/, [ˈxe.ne.ɾo]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

género m (plural géneros)

  1. (classification) kind
    Synonyms: clase, especie, suerte, tipo
  2. (music, film, theater, television, literature) genre
  3. (taxonomy) genus
    Synonym: (abbreviation) gén.
  4. (biology) gender, sex
  5. (grammar) gender
  6. produce, merchandise
    Synonyms: productos, mercancía
  7. (clothing) cloth, material (woven fabric)
    Synonym: tela
    • 1877, Benito Pérez Galdós, Gloria:
      -Ya, es el Plantagenet -dijo un forastero que a la sazón se encontraba allí-. He visto este vapor la semana pasada atracado a los muelles de Manzanedo descargando géneros ingleses.
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