- [noticia/rumor] to spread; [ideas/doctrina] to spread, diffuse, disseminate difundían el temor entre la población they were spreading fear among the population se difundió un comunicado desmintiendo el rumor a communiqué was issued denying the rumor la noticia fue difundida por la radio the news was broadcast on the radio una institución que se encarga de difundir la cultura an institution responsible for disseminating culture son creencias difundidas en esta región such beliefs are widespread in this area la lámpara difundía una luz tenue the lamp gave off a dim light
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.