There are 2 translations of brain in Spanish:

brain1

Pronunciation: /breɪn/

n

  • 1 (organ) cerebro (m) the human brain el cerebro humano brain cell neurona (f) brain damage lesión (f) cerebral brain surgeon neurocirujano, -na (m,f) brain surgery neurocirugía (f) brain tumor tumor (m) cerebral
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    • This occurs as a result of damage to soft brain tissue when the brain rattles against the skull.
    • It is a precious tissue like the nervous tissue of the brain, spinal cord and heart muscle, as it cannot heal like the other tissues.
    • Stem cells are harvested from bone marrow, umbilical cords, the brain and spinal cord and other tissues.
  • 2 (intellect) she's got a good brain es muy inteligente his brain is still as agile as ever la cabeza le sigue funcionando perfectamente to be bored out of one's brain (BrE) [colloquial/familiar] estar* aburrido como una ostra [familiar/colloquial] to have sth on the brain [colloquial/familiar] tener* algo metido en la cabeza she's got that boy on the brain tiene a ese chico metido en la cabeza, tiene el seso sorbido por ese chico [familiar/colloquial]
  • 3 (clever person) cerebro (m) the best brains in the country los mejores cerebros del país (before n) the brain drain la fuga de cerebros see also brains
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    • Could this be the big mo for Ben, Mena and Anil, the brains and the energy behind Typepad and Movable Type?
    • It's time to ask Tommy Champion, the brains and energy behind this event some questions.
    • Ansett liberated them from the old firm and set them up in KordaMentha (putting the brains of the outfit up front there).

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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.

There are 2 translations of brain in Spanish:

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vt

  • [colloquial/familiar] romperle* la crisma a [familiar/colloquial] I'll brain you if you don't shut up! ¡te rompo la crisma si no te callas! [familiar/colloquial]
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    • And in the morning when I looked at him, I asked what he was in for, it seemed that he'd brained his superior officer with a rifle butt.
    • In these streets he met Anitus, the king of the country, and brained him with his club, which was the fashion among gentlemen in those days.
    • Girls that like braining other girls with lacrosse sticks?

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Cultural fact of the day

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.