There are 2 translations of theme in Spanish:

theme1

Pronunciation: /θiːm/

n

  • 1 (subject, principal idea) tema (m) a theme which recurs in his later works un tema que vuelve a aparecer en su obra posterior her songs have social themes sus canciones tratan de temas sociales or tienen una temática social (before n) theme park parque (m) temático theme pub bar (m) temático
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    • This major exhibition focuses on the theme of desire in Surrealist art.
    • The former church will host an installation-based exhibition on the theme of light, which will run from July to October.
    • So we decided to have an exhibition on the theme of illumination.
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    • Another important cause of tension was the persistent use of mythological themes in art and literature, in a society still devoted to Christianity.
    • Love, sex, duplicity, betrayal - the abiding themes of literature are all there, along with the fascinating twist that it's all going on under the watchful eye of the public.
    • The other day I glanced at the latest of these potted guides, which informed me that ‘childhood is a recurring theme in Scottish literature’.
  • 2 2.1 [Cin] [Rad] [TV] tema (m) (before n) theme song (repeated melody) tema (m) musical (of TV program) (AmE) música (f) de un programa ( or una serie etc) theme tune (BrE) música (f) del programa ( or de la serie etc), cortina (f) musical (CS) 2.2 (principal melody) tema (m)
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    • There are motifs, themes, and recurring melodies, all the things you'd expect from one song blown up to forty minutes.
    • Written in the form of a theme and variations, Britten composed a central theme based on a melody by the first great English composer, Henry Purcell.
    • His operas reveal careful dramatic planning, and his use of recurring themes and motifs frequently creates conceptual and musical unity within a work.
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    • The theme music of the film has become a hit with mobile users in town.
    • Pop stardom is simply not on his agenda, with film scores and theme music having significantly more appeal, and in his view, greater longevity in terms of a career.
    • It's a pleasure to hear the film's theme music and Nat King Cole's efforts so well presented.
  • 3 (essay) (AmE) [Educ] trabajo (m)
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    • She had to write a theme once on what book she'd want to have with her if she were stranded on a desert island.
    • So how do I go about writing a theme?
    • Each student will write a theme on a topic chosen by the teacher or selected through a class activity such as brainstorming.

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Catalán is the language of Catalonia. Like Castilian, Catalan is a Romance language. Variants of it include mallorquín of the Balearic Islands and valenciano spoken in the autonomous region of Valencia. Banned under Franco, Catalan has enjoyed a revival since Spain's return to democracy and now has around 11 million speakers. It is the medium of instruction in schools and universities and its use is widespread in business, the arts, and the media. Many books are published in Catalan. See also lenguas cooficiales.

There are 2 translations of theme in Spanish:

theme2

vt

  • they themed the program to Christmas el programa giraba en torno al tema de la Navidad, el programa tenía un tema navideño

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Catalán is the language of Catalonia. Like Castilian, Catalan is a Romance language. Variants of it include mallorquín of the Balearic Islands and valenciano spoken in the autonomous region of Valencia. Banned under Franco, Catalan has enjoyed a revival since Spain's return to democracy and now has around 11 million speakers. It is the medium of instruction in schools and universities and its use is widespread in business, the arts, and the media. Many books are published in Catalan. See also lenguas cooficiales.