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Definition of software in Spanish:

nombre masculino

Conjunto de programas y rutinas que permiten a la computadora realizar determinadas tareas.
Etimología:Préstamo del inglés software, compuesto por soft ‘blando’ y ware ‘utensilios, objetos’. Término creado por los ingenieros informáticos americanos por analogía a hardware (V.).
Se pronuncia aproximadamente ‘sófgüer’.

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