Translation of beautiful in Spanish:

beautiful

Pronunciation: /ˈbjuːtəfəl; ˈbjuːtɪfəl/

adj

  • 1.1 [scenery/poem/colors] precioso, hermoso, bello [literario/literary]; [dress] precioso, lindísimo (AmL) ; [woman/child] precioso, guapísimo, lindísimo (AmL) , hermoso, bello [literario/literary]; [hands/hair/voice] precioso, lindísimo (AmL) , hermoso, bello [literario/literary]; [friendship] hermoso
    More example sentences
    • He was now short and fat with a red face, but in some deeper sense he was very beautiful.
    • Everyone turned and looked at a handsome young man in a beautiful hat, called Mike.
    • Right from day one she always loved school and she has grown into a beautiful young lady.
    1.2 (very good) [colloquial/familiar] [meal/weather] estupendo, buenísimo; [shot/serve] magnífico we lay in the sun all day: it was beautiful nos pasamos el día tumbados al sol, se estaba de maravilla small is beautiful [set phrase] lo bueno viene en frascos pequeños or (AmL tb) chicos the beautiful people la gente guapa, la gente linda (AmL) the beautiful game el juego bonito 1.3 (kind) (esp AmE) encantador that was a beautiful thing to do ¡qué detalle! you remembered my birthday! you're beautiful! ¡eres un encanto, te has acordado de mi cumpleaños!

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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.