Translation of encabezar in English:
verbo transitivo/transitive verb
- 2 2.1 [liga/clasificación] to head, top, be at the top of; [carrera] to lead el francés encabezó la carrera durante casi una hora the Frenchman led the race o/or was in the lead for almost an hour una pancarta enorme encabezaba la manifestación the demonstration was headed by a huge banner, there was a huge banner at the head of the demonstration 2.2 [lista/candidatura] to head, be at the top of; [delegación/comité] to head, lead 2.3 [movimiento/revolución] to lead
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Spain's literary renaissance, known as the Golden Age (Siglo de Oro/i>), roughly covers the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. It includes the Italian-influenced poetry of figures such as Garcilaso de la Vega; the religious verse of Fray Luis de León, Santa Teresa de Ávila and San Juan de la Cruz; picaresque novels such as the anonymous Lazarillo de Tormes and Quevedo's Buscón; Miguel de Cervantes' immortal Don Quijote; the theater of Lope de Vega, and the ornate poetry of Luis de Góngora.