- 1 [territorio/región] 1.1 [colonos/inmigrantes] (ir a ocupar) to settle, populate 1.2 [autoridades/gobierno] (mandar a ocupar) to populate, settle poblaron la región con colonos y esclavos they settled the region with colonists and slaves 1.3 (habitar) to inhabit distintas etnias poblaban la región various ethnic groups lived in o inhabited the region las estrellas que pueblan el firmamento [literary/literario] the stars which populate the firmament las pintadas que poblaban las fachadas the graffiti that covered the facades
poblarse v pron
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...
Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.