There are 2 translations of knee in Spanish:

knee1

Pronunciation: /niː/

n

  • 1.1 [Anat] rodilla (f) I felt weak at the knees se me aflojaron las piernas to be on one's knees estar* arrodillado, estar* de rodillas or [literario/literary] de hinojos he fell on his knees in front of the king cayó de rodillas or [literario/literary] se postró de hinojos ante el rey to go o get down on one's knees ponerse* de rodillas, arrodillarse (down) on your knees! ¡de rodillas!, ¡arrodíllate! I'm not going down on my knees to him no se lo voy a pedir de rodillas my/his knees were knocking [colloquial/familiar] me/le temblaban las piernas to bow o bend the knee to sb doblar la cerviz ante algn on bended knee(s) de rodillas, de hinojos [literario/literary] to bring sb to his/her knees doblegar* or humillar a algn to bring sth to its knees the strike brought the country to its knees la huelga llevó el país al borde del desastre (before n) knee bend flexión (f) de piernas knee joint articulación (f) de la rodilla 1.2 [Clothing] rodilla (f) my trousers have gone at the knee se me han roto los pantalones en la rodilla 1.3 (kick) [colloquial/familiar] (no pl) rodillazo (m) he gave him a knee in the back le pegó un rodillazo en la espalda

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There are 2 translations of knee in Spanish:

knee2

vt

  • darle* or pegarle* un rodillazo a he kneed me in the groin me dio un rodillazo en la ingle

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Word of the day anteojeras
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blinders (US), blinkers (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

A gitano is a member of Spain's gypsy community. Gypsies often live in camps and retain their nomadic habits. They have preserved many of their customs and do not usually integrate into the mainstream of Spanish society. Their language is caló. Gypsies have been a great influence on flamenco, and many of the best performers are gypsies.