Translation of eagle in Spanish:

eagle

Pronunciation: /ˈiːgəl/

n

  • 1 [Zoology/Zoología] águila (feminine (with masculine article in the singular))
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    • The South African National Bird of Prey Centre takes in injured raptors - eagles, owls, sparrow hawks, for example - and nurses them back to health.
    • It features free-flying displays and an opportunity for people to see at close hand some 30 different birds of prey, including eagles, buzzards and falcons.
    • The Ende's consider the birds - eagles, falcons, hawks, owls and kestrels - as part of their family.
  • 2 (in golf) eagle (masculine)
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    • The first year, I was standing at the 18th green and had just finished playing when Lew Worsham scored an eagle 2 on the last hole.
    • The ball pitched a few yards past the flag and, courtesy of a powerful amount of backspin, zipped back into the hole for an eagle two.
    • Levet was first to play and there was delight when his little chip and run trickled into the hole for an eagle three.

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Most first names in Spanish-speaking countries are those of saints. A person's santo, (also known as onomástico in Latin America and onomástica in Spain) is the saint's day of the saint that they are named for. Children were once usually named for the saint whose day they were born on, but this is less common now.