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omen

Pronunciation: /ˈəʊmən/

Translation of omen in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • it's a good/bad omen es un buen/mal augurio, es de buen/mal agüero they saw this as an omen of victory lo tomaron como un presagio de victoria the economic omens are not good los indicios económicos no son buenos bird of ill omen pájaro (masculine) de mal agüero
    Example sentences
    • Then the heavens ripped asunder and showered evil and ill omens upon the face of this beckoning planet.
    • By now the portents and ill omens that had dogged the start of their journey were receding quickly into memory.
    • These events are often called signs, omens, etc., by those who pay attention to them.

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