- 1.1 [persona] to locate; [lugar] to locate; [tumor] to locate lograron localizar la avioneta siniestrada they succeeded in finding o/or locating the crashed plane llevo varios días intentando localizarla I've been trying to locate her o get hold of her o track her down for several days no logro localizarlo en el mapa I can't find it on the map no pudieron localizar el remitente del paquete they were unable to trace the sender of the parcel 1.2 [incendio/epidemia] to localize
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.