- 1 [ropa/coche] to wash; [suelo] to mop, wash; [platos] to wash, wash up (inglés británico/British English) ; [fruta/verdura] to wash lávalo a mano wash it by hand hay que lavarlo en seco it has to be dry-cleaned pantalón vaquero lavado a la piedra stonewashed jeans ¿me lavas el pelo? will you wash my hair?
- 1.1 (lavar ropa) to do the laundry o/or (inglés británico/British English) washing 1.2 (en peluquería) lavar y marcar to shampoo and set
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.