Spanish Holidays

SPANISH HOLIDAYS

Spanish Holidays

If you seek expanding your vocabulary in Spanish, here you will find the most complete information about the holidays vocabulary in Spanish, also you find others words or phrases that are necessary in a holiday.

Each special date has a special name to remember why one celebrates that day. Spanish-speaking countries have many holydays, but if you want to learn the Spanish names of the main English holidays, the following table will help you. Spanish Holydays are not complicated to learn, you only need to practice each word to not forget the proper way to pronounce and write it.

Holidays in Spanish

EnglishSpanish
holidaysvacaciones
bank holidaydía de fiesta
festivalfiesta
Easterpascuas
Holy Weeksemana santa
Christmasnavidad
summer holidayverano
new yearaño nuevo
valentines daydía de san Valentín
saint patrick’s dayel día de san patricio
mother’s daydía de la madre
father’s daydía del padre
independence daydía de la independencia
labor daydía del trabajo
columbus daydía de la raza
halloweennoche de brujas
day of the deaddía de los muertos
veterans daydía de veteranos
happy thanksgivingdía de acción de gracias
christmas eveNochebuena
new year eveNochevieja
birthdaycumpleaños
girls 15ht. birthdayquinceañera
weddingboda
anniversaryaniversario

Useful Vocabulary for Holidays

EnglishSpanish
cameracámara
touristturista
travel agencyagencia de viaje
tourist officeoficina de turismo
brochurefolleto
mapmapa
guideguía
presentregalo
souvenirrecuerdo
first aidprimeros auxilios
tripexcursión
visitvisita
scenerypaisaje
open airaire libre

Examples:

  • I received a bicycle for Christmas.
  • Recibí una bicicleta por navidad.
  • I went to a Halloween party.
  • Fui a una fiesta de noche de brujas.
  • My birthday was two weeks ago.
  • Mi cumpleaños fue hace dos semanas.
  • We eat turkey on Christmas Eve.
  • Nosotros comemos pavo en Nochebuena .

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