There are 2 translations of amanecer in English:

amanecer1

v impers

  • ¿a qué hora amanece? what time does it get light? estaba amaneciendo cuando partieron dawn was breaking o it was getting light when they left

vi

(+ compl)
  • 1.1 [persona] amaneció con fiebre he woke up with a temperature amanecieron bailando morning found them still dancing, they were still dancing at dawn 1.2 (aparecer por la mañana) las calles amanecieron cubiertas de propaganda electoral in the morning the streets were littered with election pamphlets el día amaneció nublado the day dawned cloudy

amanecerse v pron

  • (Chi, Méx) to stay up all night nos amanecimos estudiando we stayed up all night studying

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There are 2 translations of amanecer in English:

amanecer2

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Word of the day órbita
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The LOE (Ley Orgánica de Educación) is a Spanish reform of 2006 which established four stages of pre-university education: non-compulsory educación infantil, from birth to six years; compulsory primary education, Primaria, from six to twelve; compulsory secondary education, ESO - Educación Secundaria Obligatoria, from twelve to sixteen; and either two years of Bachillerato, leading to university entrance, or two years of Formación Profesional Específica de Grado Medio, vocational training that can lead to Formación Profesional Específica de Grado Superior. The LOE superseded the LOGSE Ley Orgánica de Ordenación General del Sistema Educativo of 1990. The major change was a reduction in humanities subjects in the curriculum, while citizenship classes Educación para la Ciudadanía were introduced. The latter have been controversial in some quarters.