There are 2 translations of pierna in English:

pierna1

f

  • 1.1 [Anatomía/Anatomy] leg con las piernas cruzadas cross-legged la falda le llega a media pierna the skirt is calf length on her abrirse de piernas (en gimnasia) to do the splits (en sentido sexual) to open o/or spread one's legs dormir a pierna suelta [familiar/colloquial] to sleep the sleep of the dead estirar las piernas to stretch one's legs hacer piernas (andar) [familiar/colloquial] to have a walk (hacer ejercicio) [familiar/colloquial], to do leg exercises salir por piernas [familiar/colloquial] to take to one's heels, leg it [familiar/colloquial] la mujer honrada, la pierna quebrada y en casa a woman's place is in the home ser pierna (Río de la Plata/River Plate area) soy pierna para casi todo I’m ready for just about anything 1.2 [Cocina/Cookery] leg pierna de cordero leg of lamb pierna de vaca round of beef

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The deck of cards used in Spain is called the baraja francesa. The four suits are oros, copas, espadas, and bastos, corresponding to diamonds, hearts, spades, and clubs. Each suit has nine numbered cards and three face cards - jack (sota), knight, and king. There is no queen.

There are 2 translations of pierna in English:

pierna2

adj inv

  • (Río de la Plata/River Plate area) [familiar/colloquial] es un tipo pierna para todo he's the sort of guy who's game for o who's on for o who'll try anything [familiar/colloquial] andá, sé pierna y prestánoslo come on, be a sport and lend it to us

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Word of the day triunfal
adj
triumphal …
Cultural fact of the day

The deck of cards used in Spain is called the baraja francesa. The four suits are oros, copas, espadas, and bastos, corresponding to diamonds, hearts, spades, and clubs. Each suit has nine numbered cards and three face cards - jack (sota), knight, and king. There is no queen.