- 1 1.1 (a un lugar) to go/come with, accompany [formal] si quieres te acompaño al dentista I'll go with you to the dentist if you like acompáñalo hasta la puerta see him to the door, see him out ¿me acompañas a hablar con él? will you come with me to talk to him? 1.2 (hacer compañía) ¿por qué no vamos a acompañarla? why don't we go and keep her company? gracias por acompañarnos en este coloquio radiofónico thank you for being with us on the show siempre lo acompañó la buena suerte he was always very lucky el tiempo no nos acompañó we didn't get very good weather, we weren't very lucky with the weather 1.3 (en el dolor, la desgracia)acompañar a algn
enalgo todos acompañamos a la familia en su dolor we all join with the family in their grief le acompaño en el sentimiento [frase hecha/set phrase] my deepest sympathy acompañó a la madre en su dolor he comforted his mother in her grief 1.4 [Música/Music] to accompany
- 3 [formal] (adjuntar) to enclose nos es grato acompañarle la información por usted solicitada we are pleased to enclose the information which you requested la solicitud ha de ir acompañada del certificado médico the application must be accompanied by the medical certificate
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...
Most first names in Spanish-speaking countries are those of saints. A person's santo, (also known as onomástico in Latin America and onomástica in Spain) is the saint's day of the saint that they are named for. Children were once usually named for the saint whose day they were born on, but this is less common now.