There are 2 translations of campana in English:

campana

f

  • 1 1.1 (de iglesia) bell, church bell a lo lejos se oía repicar las campanas you could hear the church bells ringing in the distance las campanas doblan a muerto the bells are ringing o tolling the death knell echar las campanas al or a vuelo (literal) to set the bells ringing (anunciar jubilosamente) no quiere echar las campanas al vuelo hasta no estar seguro he doesn't want to start shouting about it o shouting from the rooftops until he knows for sure pero tampoco es como para echar las campanas al vuelo but it's not worth getting that excited about me/te/lo salvó la campana saved by the bell oír campanas y no saber dónde, ese tío ha oído campanas y no sabe dónde that guy is talking through his hat [colloquial/familiar] 1.2 (en el colegio) bell ¿ya ha sonado la campana? has the bell gone yet? tocar la campana to ring the bell

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There are 2 translations of campana in English:

campaña

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Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.