gentilicio

Spanish translation: (noun) Gentilic, name of inhabitants

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English term or phrase:gentilicio
Spanish translation:(noun) Gentilic, name of inhabitants
Entered by: Parrot

01:41 Jan 24, 2001
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: gentilicio
I know what it means - name given to the natives of a certain place. What is the precise term in english?
mjnmc
Local time: 01:39
(as a noun) Gentilic, (or more commonly) name of inhabitants
Explanation:
of a country, region or city.
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na(as a noun) Gentilic, (or more commonly) name of inhabitants
Parrot
nagentile...
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Blanca Rodr�guez


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Explanation:
Gentilitial or gentilitious. But it is VERY formal.

Good luck


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Blanca Rodr�guez
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gentile...


Explanation:
...denoting a people, nation or family
Nombre gentilicio= Gentile noun or gentilic

Greetings from: OSO ¶:^)


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9 hrs
(as a noun) Gentilic, (or more commonly) name of inhabitants


Explanation:
of a country, region or city.



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Parrot
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