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Pronunciation: /gɑːd; gɒd/

Translation of God in Spanish:


  • 1 1.1 Dios (masculine) God be with you [archaic] vaya (usted) con Dios [anticuado] God bless (you) que Dios te bendiga goodnight, God bless hasta mañana si Dios quiere God rest his soul que en gloria esté, que Dios lo tenga en su gloria as God is my witness … Dios es testigo or pongo a Dios por testigo de que … God willing si Dios quiere, Dios mediante he thinks he's God's gift to women [colloquial/familiar] se cree todo un don Juan [colloquial/familiar], se cree que las mujeres se mueren por él God helps those who o as help themselves a Dios rogando y con el mazo dando, ayúdate que Dios te ayudará (Latin America/América Latina) 1.2 (in interjectional phrases/en locuciones de tipo interjección) God! ¡Dios (santo)! God Almighty! ¡bendito sea Dios! God, I was terrified! ¡Dios or Jesús, qué miedo pasé! oh, God, I don't know! ¡y yo qué sé! by God, I'll make him do it! ¡como que me llamo Ana ( or Carlos etc) que lo va a hacer! dear God! ¡Dios mío! dear God, please let them be all right! Dios mío, que no les pase nada good God, is that the time? ¡uy Dios!, ¿ya es tan tarde? my God, he's got a nerve! ¡Dios, qué cara tiene! God knows I did my best! bien sabe Dios que hice todo lo que pude what will you do next? — God knows! ¿y ahora qué vas a hacer? — ¡ni idea! or ¡(y) qué sé yo! or ¡sabe Dios! God only knows what they're doing in there! ¡quién sabe qué estarán haciendo ahí dentro! I wish to God I hadn't come ojalá no hubiera venido I hope to God it never happens Dios quiera que nunca suceda would to God that I had never met her [literary/literario] ¡maldita sea la hora en que la conocí!
  • 2
    (deity, idol) dios (masculine) ye gods! [humorous/humorístico] [dated/anticuado] ¡oh dioses! [anticuado o hum] now he's boss, he's become a little tin god ahora que es director se ha convertido en un pequeño dictador
    Example sentences
    • What if the God at issue is the Trinitarian God of Christian worship and theology?
    • She was advised to pray to the God of the Christians, who has power over all spirits.
    • Even the Christian God at times would come into my dreams and makes himself known.
    Example sentences
    • Both had wide platforms built around them in stone and mud, with three images of entwined snake gods embedded in the mud, close to the tree trunks.
    • You're likely to by killed by a pant-dampening array of ferocious animal gods.
    • A mountain is god, a river is god, and animals have natural and supernatural values.
  • 3
    (gods plural)
    [Theater/Teatro] (British English/inglés británico) the gods el gallinero, la galería, la gayola (Mexico/México) , el anfiteatro (Chile)
    Example sentences
    • I feel robbed at not having the chance of sitting in the gods humming along with the line quoted below.

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Spain's literary renaissance, known as the Golden Age (Siglo de Oro/i>), roughly covers the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. It includes the Italian-influenced poetry of figures such as Garcilaso de la Vega; the religious verse of Fray Luis de León, Santa Teresa de Ávila and San Juan de la Cruz; picaresque novels such as the anonymous Lazarillo de Tormes and Quevedo's Buscón; Miguel de Cervantes' immortal Don Quijote; the theater of Lope de Vega, and the ornate poetry of Luis de Góngora.