- 1.1 (send for) [servant/waiter] llamar , mandar llamar (AmL) ; [police/doctor] llamar ; [help/reinforcements] pedir* ; [meeting/parliament] convocar* the Prime Minister summoned his cabinet el Primer Ministro convocó al gabinete she summoned me to her side me llamó a su lado 1.2 [Law] [witness/defendant] citar , emplazar* 1.3 summon up
summon upv + adv + o
- 1.1 (gather) [support] lograr , obtener* ; [resources] reunir* he summoned up the courage to ask her se armó de valor para preguntárselo I couldn't even summon up the strength to get up the stairs ni siquiera pude reunir or cobrar fuerzas para subir la escalera 1.2 (call up) [thoughts] evocar* to summon up memories traer* recuerdos a la memoria, evocar* recuerdos
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
The name of the autonomous governments of Catalonia and Valencia is generalitat. A great deal of power has now been transferred to them from central government.