There are 2 translations of un in English:

un

(pl unos, una pl, unas)

art indef

the masculine article un is also used before feminine nouns which begin with accented a or ha e.g. un arma poderosa, un hambre feroz
  • 2 2.1 (al calificar) tiene unos ojos preciosos he has lovely eyes yo tengo una familia que mantener I have a family to support 2.2 (con valor ponderativo) tú le haces unas preguntas a uno … you do ask some questions! me dio una vergüenza … I was so embarrassed! tiene unos modales … he has such terrible manners!, his manners …!
  • 4 (sing) (como genérico) un geranio no necesita tanta agua geraniums don't need so much water
  • 5 (pl) (expresando aproximación) habría unas 150 personas there must have been about 150 people creo que tiene unos 30 años I think she's about 30

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Cultural fact of the day

Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.

There are 2 translations of un in English:

UN

f

  • (en Col)
    Universidad Nacional

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Word of the day mandíbula
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Cultural fact of the day

Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.