Translation of lamp in Spanish:
- 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 (masculine), apliqué (masculine) lamp holder portalámparas (feminine)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.
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