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Old July 28, 2019, 02:33 AM
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Female prisoner

Hi,

The prisoner is el preso. La presa is the prey (and a lot more). What is the correct usage for a female prisoner?
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Old July 28, 2019, 04:45 AM
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Presa is correct: preso, presa, presos, presas.

Besides meaning prey, presa is also a dam -the wall, specifically- though represa -the whole thing, including el embalse (the reservoir)- is also used.
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