- natación (feminine) swimming is my favorite sport la natación es mi deporte favorito swimming is fun nadar es divertido (before noun/delante del nombre) swimming cap gorro (m) or gorra (f) (de baño) swimming gala (British English/inglés británico) festival (masculine) de natación swimming instructor profesor, (m,f) or monitor, (m,f) or instructor, (m,f) de natación
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
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.