Translation of lamb in Spanish:


cordero, n.

Pronunciation: /læm//lam/


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    (young sheep)
    cordero masculine
    (over one year old) borrego masculine
    he just stood there like a lamb se quedó allí como atontado
    • she took it like a lamb se lo tomó muy mansamente
    • the Lamb of God el Cordero de Dios
    • like a lamb to the slaughter como cordero que llevan al matadero
    • Sheep and lambs usually spend most of their lives outdoors, and generally get to eat a relatively natural and unadulterated diet.
    • The buoyant trade also led to more ewe lambs being slaughtered rather than being retained for breeding.
    • - People have made complaints on the program's website that heavily pregnant ewes and newborn lambs were mustered.
    • Certainly, opening the American border to sheep and lambs should not be near as difficult as opening it to cattle, since, I repeat, sheep do not get BSE.
    • The result is a nicely marked speckled faced ewe lamb with good confirmation and vigor.
    • Rumen's only source of income is from selling lambs and sheep.
    • They frequently kill chickens, ducks, and even lambs and piglets.
    • For the children a special attraction is the petting zoo allowing them to see and touch foals, piglets, lambs and chicks.
    • We are told that dogs are presently loose in the fields at night, and are a danger to the sheep and their young lambs.
    • I have friends and acquaintances who are farmers and crofters, many of whom, in upland areas, depend on sheep and lambs for their livelihood.
    • A total of 9,000 sheep and lambs were slaughtered.
    • They are often seen soaring in search of carrion, but their diet also includes young goats and lambs.
    • The newborn lambs are brought into the house when it's cold and fed by hand.
    • Have members ever seen a lamb or sheep die from flyblow?
    • More than 90% of the sheep were marked as lambs, and all rams were individually identifiable.
    • Today, Merino wool is taken from sheep and lambs in Australia and New Zealand as well.
    • A farmer has lost all his sheep, 300 lambs among them, shot by young men from Her Majesty's Armed Forces, whose sergeant had been reduced to hidden tears.
    • A baby lamb born weighing less than a bag of sugar has defied all the odds.
    • However, in some cases heavy losses occurred among recently shorn sheep and newly born lambs.
    • In fact the realisation of how important copper is for development was discovered in copper deficient areas of Australia where sheep or lambs started to develop an ataxia.
    • This light, slightly racy red wine would match well with grilled meats, salmon, lamb or pork.
    • Sunday roasts - lamb, beef and pork - were available, as was half a roast chicken.
    • Grilled steak, pork roast, sautéed lamb chops, or roast chicken would make a perfect pairing.
    • Bertie had to admit the lamb stew was the best he ever tasted.
    • They're typically stuffed with a rice and meat mixture, but with lamb chops as the centerpiece, do I really want to do meat in the stuffing?
    • You need best end of neck lamb chops but don't over-trim them; leave a little fat on for flavour.
    • Main courses included roast beef, lamb and pork from the carvery, steak and kidney pie, poached chicken with mushroom and asparagus sauce and vegetable lasagne.
    • William barks for them to shut up as he bites into a lamb shank.
    • Yes, pork fat is higher in unsaturated fatty acids than beef, veal, or lamb fat.
    • The roast lamb was a scrumptious mound of tender, smokey meat.
    • Sundays would be the day that I properly cook something traditional like roast lamb.
    • I dip a sprig of rosemary into the oil and place it over each lamb chop.
    • I personally like the lamb cutlets, although they can be a little tough.
    • We'll cook roast lamb and potatoes and indulgent desserts and scoff the whole thing ourselves.
    • I was preparing lamb chops, according to a recipe from Jamie's Dinners.
    • Season the lamb with salt and pepper and add to the pan.
    • I recommend a light, acidic Beaujolais Villages as your wine partner to a lamb curry.
    • Use enough stock to just barely cover the lamb shanks.
    • Forty per cent of Irish spring lamb, she says, is sold on the home market.
    • Mr. Deacon said spring lamb prices will be set by the strong domestic market demand and scarce supplies.
  • 2

    cordero masculine
  • 3

    (as term of endearment)
    be a lamb and … sé bueno y …
    • the poor lamb's exhausted el pobrecito está rendido

intransitive verb

  • 1

    (ewe) parir