Translation of phenomenon in Spanish:

phenomenon

Pronunciation: /fɪˈnɑːmənɑːn; fəˈnɒmɪnən/

noun/nombre (plural -mena)

  • 1.1 (fact, event) fenómeno (masculine)
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    • I might add that sometimes explanations of physical phenomena involve mathematical facts.
    • It was left to Newton to provide the mathematical explanation of the phenomena that they observed.
    • They want science to be redefined to include non-natural or supernatural explanations for natural phenomena.
    1.2 (prodigy) fenómeno (masculine)
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    • Perhaps the remarkable phenomenon is that anything like the old nationalism echoed at all.
    • Hip-hop has long been one of the most fashion-conscious cultural phenomena in America.
    • As he nears the end of his remarkable career, Warne is a phenomenon waiting to be cast in gold for posterity.

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Spain had three civil wars known as the guerras carlistas (1833-39, 1860, 1872-76). When Fernando VII died in 1833, he was succeeded not by his brother the Infante Don Carlos de Borbón, but by his daughter Isabel, under the regency of her mother María Cristina. This provoked a mainly northern-Spanish revolt, with local guerrillas pitted against the forces of the central government. The Carlist Wars were also a confrontation between conservative rural Catholic Spain, especially the Basque provinces and Aragón, led by the carlistas, and the progressive liberal urban middle classes allied with the army. Carlos died in 1855, but the carlistas, representing political and religious traditionalism, supported his descendants' claims until reconciliation in 1977 with King Juan Carlos.