Translation of renowned in Spanish:

renowned

Pronunciation: /rɪˈnaʊnd/

adjective/adjetivo

  • [painter/poet/historian] de renombre, renombrado, conocido we visited Malaga, renowned birthplace of Picasso visitamos Málaga, la célebre cuna de Picassoto be renowned for sth the museum is renowned for its collection of … el museo es famoso por su colección de … he is renowned for having discovered penicillin es célebre por haber descubierto la penicilina she is not renowned for her generosity no tiene fama de generosa precisamente

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Every year the charitable Fundación Príncipe de Asturias makes eight awards in various categories. They are presented by the Príncipe de Asturias, the heir to the Spanish throne, in the Asturian city of Oviedo. The prize includes a monetary reward of 50,000 euros and a sculpture by the Catalan artist Joan Miró. Winners have included: the writers Umberto Eco and Mario Vargas Llosa; the politicians Nelson Mandela and Yasser Arafat; the organization Médecins sans Frontières; the scientist Stephen Hawking; and the golfer Severiano Ballesteros.