- 1 1.1 (renombre, celebridad) fame alcanzar/conquistar la fama to achieve/win fame una marca de fama mundial a world-famous brand los vinos que han dado fama a la región the wines which have made the region famous 1.2 (reputación) reputation tener buena/mala fama to have a good/bad reputation es un barrio de mala fama it's a disreputable area su fama de don Juan his reputation as a womanizer tiene fama de ser muy severo he has a reputation for being very strict cría fama y échate a dormir (hablando de mala fama) once you have a bad reputation it is very difficult to get rid of it, give a dog a bad name (BrE) [colloquial/familiar] (hablando de buena fama) people think they can rest on their laurels unos cobran la fama y otros cardan la lana (refiriéndose a un logro) I/you do all the work and he gets/they get all the credit (refiriéndose a un error, una travesura) I always get the blame when you do/he does something wrong
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A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.