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American English: /ˈɡɑθɪk/
British English: /ˈɡɒθɪk/

Translation of Gothic in Spanish:


  • 1 (Architecture, Literature)
    Example sentences
    • About 1120 arches began to be made pointed, and from this grew the style known as Early English, the first phase of Gothic architecture in England.
    • Ramsey reminds us of the increased importance and status of named architects at this time, a process initiated during the earlier periods of Gothic architecture.
    • Nor were these all soaring, vertical lancets that ended, Gothic style, in pointed arches.
    Example sentences
    • Although William Beckford wrote a Gothick romance as reckless and immoderate as himself, his life of epic prodigality would arrest attention had he not written a single line.
    • The Castle of Otranto was an early example of the Gothick horror novel and Historic Doubts on Richard III fathered a minor academic industry.
    • It's not a genre like, say, science fiction or Gothic horror or romance.
  • 2 (History)
    Example sentences
    • With the extinction of the Ostrogothic language, the longest-surviving Gothic people finally disappeared from history.
    • He translated the Bible from Greek into the Gothic language.
    • The Germans consolidated in the Po Valley, along the so-called Gothic line, and fought a hard battle through the autumn and winter months.
  • 3 (Printing)
    (sans serif) (US)
    sin patines
    Example sentences
    • It comes in two different typographic styles, Gothic typeface and graffiti style, both of which are popular in hip-hop on an international scale.
    • A band of gilded silver inscribed with Gothic lettering that reads BRACHIUM S. PHILIPPI encircles the wrist of the arm relic.
    • In Europe, the Gothic script of some manuscripts and of early printing (Gutenberg's, for example) enjoys a similar life as pattern alone.


  • 1 (Architecture) English/International Gothic
    gótico inglés/internacional
    Example sentences
    • Here, I stood face-to-face with magnificent structures in 17 architectural styles, including Gothic, renaissance and classical.
    • After much discussion, we looked at different door styles from different architectural styles such as Gothic, Art Deco, Colonial and Modern.
    • She also gave an account of the Russian architecture - Baroque, Gothic, Art Nouveau.
  • 2 (Linguistics)
    Example sentences
    • Goths had their own Arian churches (as can still be seen in Ravenna), and surviving documents written by clerics show that Gothic was spoken there.
    • Especially interesting is the Crimean Gothic word for ‘egg’.
  • 3 (US) (Cinema, Literature, Theatre)
    obra (feminine) gótica
  • 4 (Printing)
    (sans serif) (US)
    caracteres (masculine plural) sin patines
    Example sentences
    • ‘Erich’ became ‘Eric’ and he now wrote in Latin characters instead of Gothic.
    • It is also written in the new humanist script: this replaced medieval Gothic script and, in its rejection of Gothic's abbreviations and fusion of letters, made text more accessible.
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