Translation of cortina in English:
nombre femenino/feminine noun
- curtain, drape (inglés norteamericano/American English) correr las cortinas (cerrar) to draw o pull o close the curtains (abrir) to draw (back) o pull back o open the curtains
cortina de ducha
cortina de enrollar
cortina de hierro
- (América Latina/Latin America) la cortina de hierro the Iron Curtain
cortina de humo
cortina de voile
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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.