There are 3 translations of twin in Spanish:

twin1

Pronunciation: /twɪn/

n

  • 1.1 mellizo, -za (m,f), gemelo, -la (m,f) (esp Esp) in Latin America gemelo tends to be used to refer to an identical twin cuate (mf) (Méx) identical twins gemelos idénticos or [lenguaje técnico/technical language] univitelinos, gemelos (AmL) 1.2 (sth identical) [colloquial/familiar] I saw the exact twin of that vase in an antique shop vi un florero idéntico or igualito a ese en un anticuario
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    • The recently launched Mercedes S-class could be a twin to BMW's 7-series.
    • Her shrieking, wailing voice was the whisper of mortality piercing the ears like the banshee's own call, a twin to the driving terror that pierced the mind.
    • He could have just been a twin to the smaller man.

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Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.

There are 3 translations of twin in Spanish:

twin2

adj

  • 1.1 [brother/sister] mellizo, gemelo (esp Esp) seetwin1
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    • Witnesses say they saw nothing-just a little boy and his twin sister playing at the sand part of the park while many other children ran around, screaming.
    • Ailsa looked down at her older twin sisters and the boy who was with them.
    • Gavin caught up utterly out of breath and he gave a look of complete gratitude to the twin sisters.
    1.2 (paired) the twin evils of poverty and violence la pobreza y la violencia, dos males que siempre van de la mano twin-bedded room habitación (f) con camas gemelas twin beds camas (fpl) gemelas twin city ciudad (f) hermana twin cylinder bicilindro (m) twin-cylinder engine motor (m) de dos cilindros twin engines motores (mpl) gemelos twin jet birreactor (m) twin propellers hélices (fpl) dobles twin town ciudad (f) hermana Twin Towers (in New York) Torres (fpl) Gemelas

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Word of the day rigor
m
rigor (US), rigour (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.

There are 3 translations of twin in Spanish:

twin3

vt (-nn-)

  • (BrE) (usu pass)to be twinned with sth estar* hermanado con algo this city is twinned with Oxford esta ciudad está hermanada con Oxford

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Word of the day rigor
m
rigor (US), rigour (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.