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hag

Pronunciation: /hæg/

Translation of hag in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 (ugly old woman) bruja (feminine), arpía (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • And they look nothing like this now, the jaded old hags.
    • At first, I found it harder to ignore the pleas originating from young children, women, and old hags.
    • I had the vaguely presentable air crew, they had the old hags nearing retirement.
    1.2 (witch) [archaic] fada (feminine) [arcaico], hechicera (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • This is a place where witches aren't green hags, flying broomsticks, and scaring children away.
    • I mean, doesn't everyone think Witches are mythical old hags who ride broomsticks and turn princes into frogs?
    • We are little-known and therefore little-understood, and this is exacerbated by Pagans who insist on aligning us with mythical broomstick-flying wart-sporting hags.

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Today is Nochebuena, celebrated in Spanish-speaking countries rather than Christmas Day. Dinner is eaten before Midnight Mass, known as misa del gallo. In Latin America, where many countries do not celebrate the día de Reyes, Christmas gifts are given on Nochebuena. This custom is spreading in Spain, although the día de Reyes is celebrated there.