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Plural in Spanish / Plural de Las Palabras

General Rule – Regla General

Words ending in vowels – add “s”

 Singular

 Plural

 Translation

 casa

 casas

 house– houses

 mesa

 mesas

 Table – tables

 plato

 platos

  plate – plates


 

Words ending in consonants  –  Palabras que terminan en consonantes

General Rule: words ending in consonants – add “es”

 Singular

 Plural

 Translation

 pan

 panes

  bread– breads

 avión

 aviones

 airplane – airplanes

 papel

 papeles

 paper – papers

 actor

 actores

 actor – actors


 

 Words ending in “z” – add “es” and change “z” for “c”

 

 Singular

 Plural

 Translation

 luz

 luces

 light– lights

 actriz

 actrices

 actress – actresses

 nariz

 narices

  nose – noses

 

 

 

 

 

  

Words ending in “s” – Palabras que terminan en “s”


1. Add  
“es” if the last syllable is stressed
  

 Singular

 Plural

 Translation

 japonés

 japoneses

 Japanese – japaneses

 dios

 dioses

 god– gods


2. The word remains unchanged if the last syllable is not stressed

  

 Singular

 Plural

 Translation

 crisis

 crisis

 crisis