- 1 [Astronomía/Astronomy] moon a la luz de la luna in the moonlight esta noche hay luna the moon's out tonight, there's a moon tonight estar de mala luna to be in a bad mood estar or vivir en la luna (de Valencia or (Perú/Peru) de Paita) [familiar/colloquial] to have one's head in the clouds este niño vive en la luna de Valencia this child has his head in the clouds perdón, estaba en la luna sorry, I was miles away ladrarle a la luna to talk to a brick wall [familiar/colloquial] pedir la luna to ask (for) the impossible
luna de miel
- honeymoon se fueron de luna de miel a Roma they went to Rome on o for their honeymoon, they honeymooned o had their honeymoon in Rome una nueva luna de miel entre los dos países a new honeymoon period between the two countries
- 2 2.1 (espejo) mirror; (de una puerta, ventana) glass 2.2 (escaparate) window 2.3 (parabrisas) windshield (inglés norteamericano/American English) windscreen (inglés británico/British English)
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.