There are 2 main translations of purl in Spanish

: purl1purl2

purl1

punto revés, n.

Pronunciation /pərl//pəːl/

noun

  • 1

    (stitch)
    punto revés masculine
    punto al revés masculine
    punto del revés masculine

transitive verb

  • 1

    (in knitting)
    tejer al revés
    tejer del revés
    knit one, purl one uno al / del derecho, uno al / del revés

intransitive verb

  • 1

    (in knitting)
    tejer al revés
    tejer del revés

There are 2 main translations of purl in Spanish

: purl1purl2

purl2

murmurar, v.

Pronunciation /pəːl//pərl/

intransitive verb

literary

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    (water/stream) murmurar literary
    • I look out of the window and through the purling drops I can see gutters running with water; I can see the clouds almost black with rain to come.
    • The water gurgled and purled, loudly at first, then softly, as a powerful foot-wide whirlpool took shape.
    • He sits on the bank and, wretched, stares into the purling water.
    • Miri could not imagine there was such a beautiful place as the island of Philae, an island amongst islands washed by the purling waters of the Nile.