Translation of intercalate in Spanish:


intercalar, v.

Pronunciation /ɪnˈtəːkəleɪt//ˌɪntəkəˈleɪt//ɪnˈtərkəˌleɪt/

transitive verb


  • 1

    (day/month/rest) intercalar
    • To keep the lunar calendar synchronized with the solar year, an extra month was intercalated in summer as necessary, in so-called ‘embolismic’ years.
    • An extra month is intercalated every three years, just before the month of Nisan.
  • 2

    (information) intercalar