There are 2 translations of alto in Spanish:

alto1

Pronunciation: /ˈæltəʊ/

n (pl altos)

  • 1.1 (female singer) contralto (f)
    More example sentences
    • As the main emphasis of the courses lies in the choir made up of all participants, space is limited to approximately twenty sopranos, twelve altos and counter-tenors, and sixteen basses.
    • The society is currently looking for tenors basses, altos and sopranos to join the adult choir.
    • She was an alto trying to sing soprano and missing.
    1.2 (male singer) contratenor (m), alto (m)

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There are 2 translations of alto in Spanish:

alto2

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Word of the day rigor
m
rigor (US), rigour (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.