- 1.1 [Militar/Military] (campamento — permanente) barracks (sing o/or pl); (— provisional) encampment casa 1.2 (tregua) no dieron cuartel a los rebeldes they showed no mercy to the rebels, they gave no quarter to the rebels [anticuado/dated] una guerra sin cuartel a war in which no mercy was shown o/or [anticuado/dated] no quarter was given una lucha sin cuartel a merciless fight, a fight to the finish
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.