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American English: /ˈhɛrɪŋ/
British English: /ˈhɛrɪŋ/

Translation of herring in Spanish:

noun plural herrings or herring

countable or uncountable
  • smoked/pickled/fried herring
    arenque ahumado/en vinagre/frito
    see alsored herring
    Example sentences
    • Like anchovies and herrings, they are small, primitive fish belonging to the group known as clupeoids.
    • These fatty acids are found in oily fish such as herring, mackerel, sardines, salmon and trout.
    • The two largest and most important of the herrings were probably blueback herring (A. aestivalis) and hickory shad (A. mediocris).
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