nombre femenino/feminine noun
- 1.1 (pelo suelto) long hair con la melena al viento with her hair flowing in the wind andar a la melena to be at each other's throats soltarse la melena to let one's hair down 1.2 (estilo de corte) bob lleva melenita al estilo de los años 20 she has a 20's bob 1.3 (del león) mane 1.4(melenas femenino plural)[familiar/colloquial] [peyorativo/pejorative] (pelo largo) mop of hair [familiar/colloquial]
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Every year the charitable Fundación Príncipe de Asturias makes eight awards in various categories. They are presented by the Príncipe de Asturias, the heir to the Spanish throne, in the Asturian city of Oviedo. The prize includes a monetary reward of 50,000 euros and a sculpture by the Catalan artist Joan Miró. Winners have included: the writers Umberto Eco and Mario Vargas Llosa; the politicians Nelson Mandela and Yasser Arafat; the organization Médecins sans Frontières; the scientist Stephen Hawking; and the golfer Severiano Ballesteros.