Translation of nutrir in English:

nutrir

vt

nutrirse v pron

  • 1 [planta/organismo] to receive nourishment el feto se nutre a través de la placenta the fetus obtains o receives nourishment through the placenta la organización se nutre de subvenciones estatales the organization is funded by state subsidies
  • 2 [literary/literario] [odio/rencor]nutrirse de algo to be fueled by sth su vida espiritual se nutría de aquellas lecturas he drew spiritual sustenance from his reading of those texts [literary/literario]

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Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.