There are 2 translations of love in Spanish:

love1

Pronunciation: /lʌv/

n

  • 1 1.1 (affection, emotional attachment) amor (masculine) God is love Dios es amor love is blind el amor es ciego love for sb amor por algn their love for each other el amor or el cariño que se tenían to feel love for sb sentir* cariño or amor por algn to fall/be in love with sb/sth enamorarse/estar* enamorado de algn/algo he's in love with the sound of his own voice le encanta or le fascina escucharse it was love at first sight fue amor a primera vista, fue un flechazo she did it for o out of love lo hizo por amor I'm not doing it for the love of it no lo hago por amor al arte for the love of God o Mike o (in American English also/en inglés norteamericano también) Pete! ¡por el amor de Dios! to make love to sb (sexually) hacer* el amor con algn (flirt) [dated/anticuado], hacer(le)* el amor or la corte (a algn) [anticuado/dated] a love-hate relationship una relación de amor y odio not for love or o (especially British English/especialmente inglés británico) nor money por nada del mundo there's no love lost between them no se pueden ver (before noun/delante del nombre) [poem/song/letter] de amor; [triangle/poetry] amoroso love bite mordisco (masculine) or (Southern Cone/Cono Sur) [colloquial/familiar] chupón (masculine) or (Mexico/México) [colloquial/familiar] chupete (masculine) love potion filtro (masculine) de amor love story historia (feminine) de amor 1.2 (enthusiasm, interest) love of sth amor (masculine)a or por algo her love of reading su amor a or por la lectura, su afición por la lectura
  • 2 2.1 (greetings, regards) give my love to your parents (dale) recuerdos a tus padres (de mi parte), cariños a tus padres (Latin America/América Latina) mother sends her love mamá te manda recuerdos or (in Latin America also/en América Latina también) cariños 2.2 (in letters) love from John o love, John un abrazo, John or (in Latin America also/en América Latina también) cariños, John lots of love, John un apretado abrazo, John all my love, John con todo mi cariño, John
  • 3 3.1 (person loved) amor (masculine) he was my first love él fue mi primer amor he sent some roses to his love le envió rosas a su amor or a su enamorada or [literary/literario] a su amada 3.2 (thing loved) pasión (feminine) the theater remained her first love el teatro siguió siendo su gran pasión
  • 4 [colloquial/familiar] (as form of address/como título de cortesía) 4.1 (to loved one) cariño, cielo don't cry, my love no llores, mi vida or mi amor 4.2 (British English/inglés británico) (to older woman) señora; (to younger woman) señorita, guapa (Spain/España) ; (to older man) señor; (to younger man) joven, guapo (Spain/España)
  • 5 (lovable person) [colloquial/familiar] she's/he's such a love es un encanto or un cielo be a love and fetch my book anda, cielo, tráeme el libro
  • 6 (in tennis) cero (masculine) 15-love 15-cero she won six games to love ganó por seis juegos a cero (before noun/delante del nombre) love game/set juego (masculine)/set (masculine) en blanco or a cero

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There are 2 translations of love in Spanish:

love2

vt

  • 1.1 (care for) querer*, amar [literary/literario] of course I love you! ¡claro que te quiero! children need to be loved los niños necesitan cariño love thy neighbor (as thyself) [Bible/Biblia] ama al prójimo (como a ti mismo) everyone loves a winner a todo el mundo le gustan los triunfadores love me, love my dog [set phrase/frase hecha] quien quiere a Beltrán quiere a su can I'll have to love you and leave you now [colloquial/familiar] bueno, te dejo she loves me, she loves me not me quiere mucho, poquito, nada
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    • He truly did love her, and deep down he knew his family would too, but he was still nervous.
    • Though you tried to deny it, you must trust your heart that deep inside you love him.
    • A part of me hoped that deep down he really did love me for that.
    1.2 (like)to love sth/-ing/to + infinitive/infinitivo I love reading/music/to get presents me encanta leer/la música/recibir regalos I'd love a cup of tea una taza de té me vendría de maravilla I'd love to come me encantaría ir, me gustaría muchísimo ir do I like the theater? I love it! ¿que si me gusta el teatro? ¡me encanta! don't you just love it? ¿no te encanta? I love your new hairstyle me encanta tu nuevo peinado the boss is going to love this one [ironic/irónico] ¡ya verás tú la gracia que le hace al jefe! [ironic/irónico] the man they love to hate el malo que a todos fascina
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    • Sarah loves the outdoors and enjoys swimming, surfing, gardening, cooking and camping.
    • But thousands of ordinary people would love the chance to enjoy opera more fully.
    • What we do is for people who really love his music.

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Mossos d'Esquadra is the name of the police force of the Catalan autonomous region. It has a wide range of responsibilities but the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional also operate in Catalonia.