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skullcap

Pronunciation: /ˈskʌlkæp/

Translation of skullcap in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • casquete (masculine); [Religion/Religión] solideo (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • They wore close-fitting crocheted skullcaps that were noticed by others.
    • On their heads, they wore white knitted skullcaps, silken headscarves or baseball caps.
    • Men in white shoulder-to-ankle gowns and skullcaps were selling their furniture, appliances, and clothing to feed their families.

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Cultural fact of the day

Spain's literary renaissance, known as the Golden Age (Siglo de Oro/i>), roughly covers the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. It includes the Italian-influenced poetry of figures such as Garcilaso de la Vega; the religious verse of Fray Luis de León, Santa Teresa de Ávila and San Juan de la Cruz; picaresque novels such as the anonymous Lazarillo de Tormes and Quevedo's Buscón; Miguel de Cervantes' immortal Don Quijote; the theater of Lope de Vega, and the ornate poetry of Luis de Góngora.