ajeno

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Inflexiones de 'ajeno' (adj): f: ajena, mpl: ajenos, fpl: ajenas

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Principal Translations
ajeno adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta"). (de otra persona)  (property)someone else's adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  other people's adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 El décimo mandamiento prohíbe codiciar el bien ajeno.
 The Tenth Commandment forbids us from coveting other people's property.
ajeno adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta"). (externo)  (in general)external adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
   (persons)unconnected, unaffiliated adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 Se prohíbe la entrada al personal ajeno a la empresa.
 Access is forbidden to people unconnected with the company.
 
Additional Translations
ajeno adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta"). (extraño, desconocido)alien, foreign adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 Soy humano, y nada humano me es ajeno.
 I am human and nothing human is alien to me.
ajeno adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta"). (no conocedor)unaware, ignorant adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
 Se internó en la selva ajeno a los peligros que encerraba.
 He took refuge in the jungle, unaware of the dangers it harboured.
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Compound Forms:
ajeno a algo loc adjlocución adjetiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adjetivo ("de fácil manejo", "a contraluz", "de fiar"). (ignorar)unaware of adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  oblivious to adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  indifferent to adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
ajeno a la realidad loc adjlocución adjetiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adjetivo ("de fácil manejo", "a contraluz", "de fiar"). (en la ensoñación)divorced from reality, out of touch adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
amigo de lo ajeno fr hecha figurado (ladrón)light-fingered adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
  pilfering gerundgerund: -ing form of verb used as a noun--for example, "Running is good for you." "Stop your yelling."
el respeto al derecho ajeno respect for the rights of others
sustraer lo ajeno steal, take someone's belongings
ver la paja en el ojo ajeno
pero no la viga en el propio
fr hecha
(juzgar sin juzgarse)  (judge someone else but not yourself)see the mote in your brother's eye and not the beam in your own exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
Note: Cita bíblica.
 Es muy fácil ver la paja en el ojo ajeno pero no la viga en el propio.
 It's easy to see the speck in someone else's eye and not the beam in your own.
ver la paja en ojo ajeno pero no la viga en el propio see the straw in your brother's eye and not the rafter in your own
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