- 1.1 (ceremony) boda (feminine), casamiento (masculine), matrimonio (masculine) (South America except River Plate area/América del Sur excepto Río de la Plata) to have a church/civil o (British English/inglés británico) registry-office wedding casarse por la iglesia or (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) por iglesia/por lo civil or (Peru/Perú) (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) (Venezuela) por civil or (Chile) (Mexico/México) por el civil I can hear wedding bells ringing me huele a boda ( or a casamiento etc) or a casorio [colloquial/familiar] [humorous/humorístico] on their wedding day el día de su boda ( or casamiento etc)More example sentences1.2 (anniversary) silver/golden wedding bodas (feminine plural) de plata/oro
- It is consumed almost exclusively by men in the evening or at celebrations such as weddings.
- Dance is an essential part of many celebrations such as weddings and coronations.
- There are two big celebrity weddings looming - and both of them on the same day.
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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.