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rey

Translation of rey in English:

sustantivo masculino

Reyes Magos

Cultural Note: Reyes Magos

The cabalgata de los Reyes Magos takes place in Spain on January 5, the day before Epiphany ( día de Reyes). It is a parade of floats symbolizing the coming of the Three Wise Men to Bethlehem. In Spain and some Latin American countries, Epiphany is the day when gifts are exchanged.
Example sentences
  • En 1910 los Braganza fueron los últimos reyes de Portugal.
  • Que estoy seguro que nuestro DIOS rey del universo lo tiene a su lado.
  • Esas personas que se creen los reyes del mundo porque cocinan bien están equivocados.

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