There are 2 translations of china in English:

china

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  • 2 (América Latina/Latin America) (en el folklore de algunos países)wife or girlfriend of a gaucho or of a charro
  • 5 (Chile) [peyorativo/pejorative], (sirvienta) serving girl

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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.

There are 2 translations of china in English:

China

f

  • tb la China China la China Roja or comunista Red o/or Communist China la China nacionalista Nationalist China acá y en la China [familiar/colloquial], las cosas funcionan así acá y en la China that's the way things work, not just here but all over the world ni aquí or acá ni en la China [familiar/colloquial] neither here nor anywhere

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Word of the day torta
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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.