Translation of anhelar in English:

anhelar

vt

  • [literario/literary] [fama/gloria/poder] to yearn for, to long for anhelar + infinitivo/infinitive to long to + infinitivo/infinitive, yearn to + infinitivo/infinitive anhelaba llevar una vida tranquila she longed o/or yearned to lead a peaceful lifeanhelar que + subjuntivo/subjunctive anhelaba que su hijo fuera feliz his deepest desire o/or greatest wish was for his son to be happy
    In Other Dictionaries
    Translate long for into Italian

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day torta
f
pie …
Cultural fact of the day

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.