In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(associate, comrade)compañero masculinecompañera femininea traveling/drinking companion — un compañero de viaje/de copas
- He is my brother, and I don't want to talk about my companions in this struggle.
- His four travelling companions were also stopped from boarding the plane, and the luggage of all six was unloaded.
- Other cardiac stressors include arguments with travel companions and the lack of privacy in shared accommodations.
- We are not apt to fear for the fearless when we are companions in their danger, and Bob's mind was absorbed in possible expedients for the safety of the helpless in-doors.
- Over the years, the Doctor and his companions travelled both forward and backward in time.
- She let her clear blue eyes travel over his companions.
- Fear remains a frequent companion along with my resolve and passion to live an authentic life.
- It has been three evenings since the hobbits, Frodo and Sam, parted from their companions in their journey towards Mordor with the Ring.
- Then she passes the diary on to her travelling companions, each of whom write in it too.
- The green leaves have been my companions in all the weathers of my life, and this is where I have come up with the solutions to life's worries and problems.
- Can you give a description of each of the companions who will travel with you?
- Any known medical condition or information regarding your health should be made known to your travel companion.
- After having been told the names of their companions in this adventure, each filmmaker had to agree to work without any knowledge of what the others were doing.
- Does ‘our’ refer to the speaker and his fellow nationals and companions in arms or to himself and his Beloved?
- Adam turned to see Ted, Wilson's friend and ever-present companion in trouble.
- He was the man who started that long four-man break, and on the final climb he was the man who soloed away and left his struggling breakaway companions in the dust.
- If you're traveling with a pet companion then this can often be invaluable.
- But my companions and I have traveled very far and very long to find you.
- Could it be that this missionary contemplative and this contemplative missionary are companions in a joint work of grace?
- His consternation increased upon discovering that he had only two travelling companions aboard the entire train.
- His companions in the struggle for freedom surrounded him.
- How offensive then must I appear and smell to my companions in misery.
- Though she wouldn't admit it to herself, she was secretly glad to have a companion to accompany her on her long journey.
- This was also the opinion of many of my travelling companions, some of whom travel widely.
- I'm also very grateful to my travel companions, who rallied round me, helped me carry my luggage, and looked out for me in crowds.
- Traveling companions should know the early signs of hypoglycemia.
- My two travelling companions were far better prepared.
- For the last hour or so I returned to the dance floor solo, where I had another chance to see how my various travelling companions were getting on.
- Paul usually chose one or more companions for his travels.
- My two companions regularly travelled here after the attacks, giving what help they could.
- But you, you who are now my only companions in this humorless existence, you will have my only contribution to the future.
- It was the work of Florence Nightingale and her companions in the Crimea that did more than anything else to establish female nursing as a respectable career.
- Outside, sitting at a low table, were my travel companions.
- Trapeze artists, clowns, and ragamuffins were his companions in this enclosed universe of painted horses and pedlars with their orientalist wares.
1.2(employee)dama de compañía feminineseñorita de compañía feminineseñora de compañía feminine
2(accompanying item)compañero masculinepareja femininebefore noun companion volume — libro que acompaña o complementa a otro
- The website is a companion to The Family Handyman magazine, which is a worthwhile subscription for the handyman who is moderately advanced.
- It is a companion to the Civil Union Bill, but it stands alone.
- The game was initiated as a companion to the proposed second film.
- Results of a parallel mapping effort in the macronucleus, and the correspondence between the two genomes, can be found in this issue as a companion to this article.
- Aside from its value as a companion to the various Wu-Tang projects, The Wu-Tang Manual drives home the surreal nature of the entire phenomenon.
- The set serves as a companion to the 1990 release ‘The Immaculate Collection’.
- It is a companion to other recent legislation, which deals with New Zealand forces who are going overseas, which in this case is the flip side of visiting forces coming into this country.
- This volume, along with its companions, represents a stunning achievement.
- Britt and company remain reverent to the source material, resulting in tasteful interpretations that stand on their own or as a companion to the original work.
- It is very well suited as a companion to a complete general textbook, especially the Robbins Pathologic Basis of Disease because of the page references.
- This volume is a companion to a soon-to-be-aired Public Broadcasting System film of the same name.
- A companion to the PBS series of the same name scheduled to air in June, this volume details how religious faith inspired the Civil Rights Movement.
- It is safe to assume that the stories were written over much the same time period as the novel; they are now published as a companion to the paperback version of The Fortress Of Solitude.
- As a companion to the movie, it certainly serves its purpose.
- I recommend this little volume to lay and ordained people alike as a companion to daily prayer and as a source for inspiration - and quotations!
- That's a companion to the CBS special of the same title.
- A companion to this phenomenon can be found on Internet newsgroups like RGP the day after an event is broadcast.
- Nissan's key car was the Tone, targeted at the small MPV market and a companion to the Renault Modus.
- The series will partner with a companion Web site exploring the crucial role of behavioral and social sciences in important public issues.
- Graphics of this artwork also were projected as a companion to the worship music lyrics, using computer software.
3(guide)guía femininemanual masculine
- A book like the Cambridge companion to Beethoven, whose positive qualities will guarantee it a place on the reference shelf, deserves better.
- For that reason alone, it is probably wise to take along a Thai companion, just to help with ordering, though I am sure it would be possible to stumble through without.
- Doubleday's Readers Companions are available for Whitfield's novels, Beeperless Remote and Something's Wrong With Your Scale and a companion guide will accompany his next release, Guys In Suits.
4(in UK: in titles)grado más bajo en algunas órdenes de caballería
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