- 1.1 (table, standard etc) lámpara (feminine) electric/gas/oil lamp lámpara eléctrica/de gas/de aceite miner's lamp linterna (feminine) de minero (before noun/delante del nombre) (British English/inglés británico) lamp bracket aplique (m), apliqué (m) lamp holder portalámparas (feminine)More example sentences1.2bulb 2 1 1.3 [Cars/Automovilismo] luz (feminine) see alsofog lamp, streetlamp etc
- He cooks by heating pans over a coal fire, while dozens of candles and a paraffin lamp provide him with light.
- Now they were in a small corridor, dimly lit by burning lamps.
- As it gets dark, behind the windows partly blocked by sandbags, they light a paraffin lamp.
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...
In Mexico, today is Conmemoración de la Proclamación de la Independencia. Throughout the country, at 11 o'clock at night, there is a communal shout, El Grito, in memory of Padre Hidalgo's cry of independence from the Spanish in the town of Dolores.