- 1.1 (baptize) bautizar* we christened him Daniel le pusimos Daniel, lo bautizamos con el nombre de DanielMore example sentences1.2 (use for first time) (esp BrE) [colloquial/familiar], estrenar
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- The baby was christened in the Holy Family Church and will be called Niamh Mary.
- She had twice asked a vicar to christen the baby.
- She was born on June 16, 1886, and christened Helen Nora Wilson Low.
- Brown made his Yorkshire debut in the first friendly of the season against Derbyshire at Scarborough's South Cliff Golf Club, where several new holes were christened in the inter-county exchange.
- I'm so glad I brought my walking pole, it's great for measuring bog depth before you leap in, my new boots have been well and truly christened now.
- Several drinks later, comes the worst part of the day - what seems like a half-day trek through the mud, in the dark, uphill, to our tent in the newly christened Strummer field.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.