Translation of mother-of-pearl in Spanish:
- nácar (masculine)
concha (feminine) nácar (Mexico)
concha (feminine) de perla (Chile)(before noun)
de nácar ( or de madreperla etc)Example sentences
- Another category of vessels and flatware was distinguished by the use of precious stones or exotic materials, such as coral, mother-of-pearl, or coconut shell.
- The red cloth was then edged with rows of iridescent mother-of-pearl buttons.
- ‘They have used some beautiful mother-of-pearl and glass buttons for men's coats and waistcoats,’ said Lucy.
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