Translation of entrails in Spanish:

entrails

entrañas, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈɛntreɪlz//ˈɛntreɪlz//ˈɛntrəlz/

plural noun

  • 1

    (innards)
    (feminine plural) entrañas
    • Seers interpreted claps of thunder, lightning flashes or the condition of a sacrificed animal's entrails.
    • It has become conventional-almost expected-that we should play the role of seer, cast the oracle bones, and examine the entrails of animals.
    • You could count the pulsing intestines and gleaming entrails in his breast.
    • A large gash across the old male's abdomen glistened, his entrails exposed to the sun.
    • The 56-foot dead whale had been on a truck headed for an autopsy at a university earlier this week, when gases from internal decay caused its entrails to explode in the southern city of Tainan.
    • Divination was accomplished by ‘reading’ the appearance and arrangement of the entrails of newly sacrificed animals such as chickens and sheep.
    • In the deluxe version, the brain was generally extracted down the nose and the entrails removed before the hollow body was dried out with salts.
    • He would make one long incision - the length of the carcass - so that the entrails could be removed.
    • Much to my disappointment, however, this did not involve the use of animal entrails or crystal balls.
    • All of them are relatively large parcels of offal mixed with cereal and enclosed in some suitable wrapping from an animal's entrails, usually the stomach.
    • In some cases, entrails of slaughtered animals are served back to others ‘stuck in the queue’ at slaughterhouses.
    • Once the blood has drained, the stall-owner plucks off the feathers, removes the entrails and hands the bird over in a bag.
    • Battles were presented by having the men in white coats chopping up real animal entrails.
    • The function of the haruspices was divination of the future from the entrails of sacrificial animals.
    • I must confess I had no choice but to remove the rabbit's entrails and bones with my teeth.
    • It's not quite trying to divining the future from animal entrails, but I wouldn't use it as the most definitive measure of economic life in the Valley.
    • There was also a Santeria altar, upon which animal entrails had been arrayed in hopes of bringing ill fortune to several people listed on an attached piece of paper.
    • One had exposed entrails, like blood-flecked sausage.
    • The original umbles were the innards of the deer: the liver, heart, entrails and other second-class bits.
    • In ancient Rome, emperors would divine truth by reading the entrails of animals or vanquished foes.
  • 2

    Cooking
    (feminine plural) (of mammal) vísceras
    (feminine plural) (of mammal) asaduras Spain
    (feminine plural) (of mammal) achuras River Plate
    (masculine plural) (of poultry) menudos
    (feminine plural) (of poultry) menudencias Latin America