There are 3 translations of arch in Spanish:

arch1

Pronunciation: /ɑːrtʃ; ɑːtʃ/

n

  • 1.1 [Architecture/Arquitectura] arco (masculine) pointed/round arch arco ojival/de medio punto
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    • The result brings to mind support structures for vaulted arches (for instance Gaudi's Sagrada Familia).
    • The arches supporting the weight above still held as strong as the day they were built.
    • The primary structure of steel arches was chosen to span a cavernous underground cistern, part of the city's drainage system, and avoid underwater foundations.
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    • That feature most symbolic of entrance, the triumphal arch, is to be found only at the foot of the Capitol, where the ancient texts place it.
    • Pusading's ornamental arch has a pair of stone lions and the stone wall facing them was apparently built to block their vision.
    • The Corinthia consists of two curving towers, one slightly taller than the other, linked by a cavernous reception area topped by a triumphal arch.
    1.2 (of foot) arco (masculine) he has fallen arches tiene los pies planos, tiene pie plano
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    • Start off by massaging your entire foot - heel, arch and toes.
    • Flat feet, low arches, and loose ligaments also contribute to the formation of bunions.
    • Most of it's standard - obviously if you spend a lot of time crouched over, you'll have a sore back - but I'm slightly worried that the arches of my feet hurt.

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Cultural fact of the day

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.

There are 3 translations of arch in Spanish:

arch2

vt

  • [eyebrows] arquear, enarcar*; [back] arquear
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    • Larry glanced at Adam, eyebrows arching in surprise.
    • Louis took the letter, his eyebrows arching in surprise, and thanked the secretary.
    • Her face was pale, very pale - her golden eyebrows slightly arched in surprise as she saw me.

vi

  • 1.1 (form arch) formar un arco her eyebrows arched arqueó las cejas 1.2 (follow arched trajectory) pasar trazando un arco
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    • And the tree grew thick, leafy branches that arched over the boy.
    • But the reward was generous - a tremulous rainbow arched over the mountains, shaggy with greenery.
    • All of a sudden, the sky cleared, became blue and a perfect rainbow arched over me with one end in the sand.

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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.

There are 3 translations of arch in Spanish:

arch3

adj

  • 1.1 (mischievous) [remark/smile/look] malicioso, pícaro 1.2 (superior) [tone] de superioridad
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    • If my arch tone suggests some skepticism about his sincerity, it's not meant to.
    • Instinctive, impulsive melodies meet melancholia and melodrama in gay tales of arch commentary and frank observation.
    • They have made six shimmering albums packed with arch observations, yet their world remains small, their vision unique.

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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.