- 1.1 (fórmula verbal) greeting dirigió un cálido saludo a la concurrencia he greeted the audience warmly saludos a tu hermana give my regards to your sister, say hello to your sister for o/or from me te mandan or envían saludos they send (you) their regards o/or best wishes ya ni me dirige el saludo he doesn't speak to me anymore, he doesn't even say hello to me anymore reciba un saludo cordial de [Correspondencia/Correspondence] with best wishes saludos [Correspondencia/Correspondence] best wishes dejar a algn con el saludo en la boca to cut sb dead retirarle or quitarle el saludo a algn to stop speaking to sb 1.2 (gesto) wave al pasar le hice un saludo con la mano I gave him a wave o/or I waved to him as I went past 1.3 [Militar/Military] (con la mano) salute; (con el arma) salute
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.