il puma

Today’s Parola del Giorno is the noun il puma (il coguaro is less common), which means cougar or puma. Note that il puma is a masculine noun due to its Quechua (through the Spanish language) origins.

See the noun used below:

Mio zio è arrabbiato perché le sue galline spariscono. Crede che le mangi una volpe ma mio cugino ha visto un puma vicino al pollaio.

My uncle is angry because his chickens are disappearing. He thinks a fox is eating them, but my cousin saw a cougar near the hen house. 

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