There are 2 translations of loan in Spanish:

loan1

Pronunciation: /ləʊn/

n

  • 1.1 (of money) préstamo (m); [Fin] préstamo (m), crédito (m), empréstito (m) [formal] bank loan préstamo or crédito bancario (before n) loan account (BrE) cuenta (f) crediticia loan agreement contrato (m) de préstamo loan facility facilidades (fpl) de crédito loan fund fondo (m) de préstamos
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    • If anyone wants to take out a loan, borrow money, or get something on hire purchase, they have to agree to a credit check being done on them to make sure they are safe with other people's money.
    • Because if you can deduct interest on a loan, invest the money, and earn tax-free profits, you essentially get a government subsidy for investing.
    • Managed financial systems allowed capital accumulation to be financed by bank loans at low interest rates, regulated by the monetary authorities.
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    • Many thanks to Harry Fairbairn BMW for the loan of the test car.
    • Thanks to Ian Philp Mercedes-Benz in Glasgow for the loan of our test car.
    • Many thanks to Arnold Clark Vauxhall in Pollokshields for the loan of our test car.
    1.2 (temporary use) may I have the loan of your umbrella? ¿me prestas el paraguas? the book you want is out on loan el libro que quieres está prestado the rug is on loan from my sister la alfombra me la ha prestado mi hermana

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Word of the day veloz
adj
fast …
Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

There are 2 translations of loan in Spanish:

loan2

vt

  • prestar the bank is willing to loan $20,000 el banco está dispuesto a prestar 20.000 dólares many sports clubs will loan out equipment muchos clubs deportivos prestan el equipo to loan sb sth, to loan sth to sb prestarle algo a algn can you loan me $20/a wrench? (esp AmE) ¿me prestas or (Esp tb) me dejas 20 dólares/una llave inglesa?
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    • This could use any land to send its sheep to market - including royal - as it loaned large sums to the crown.
    • Family and friends loaned money and helped her to buy the former Muslim girls school.
    • Any future credits and moneys loaned will be loaned at a rate of seven percent usury.

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Word of the day veloz
adj
fast …
Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.