A man who sells water door to door
Intellectual club that meets to talk about scholarly topics.
Saffron - Very expensive spice used in dishes like paella
Beret like a French beret
Fried dough sometimes with powdered sugar/cinnamon. Usually a snack.
decir la buenaventura
To tell fortunes
Do do something again
Gypsies usually live in the Southern part of Spain
jai-alai: Sport played a lot in Spain like handball but with a long pole with a net.
Scarf usually of silk worn over the head by women. Some churches will not allow women in without one over your head.
la misa de gallo
Midnight mass at Christmas
The matadors stick
Manger scene usually life size set up at Christmas
el nombre de pila
Spanish rice dish with shellfish and azafran
National dish of Spain - a stew
Bars on windows
Los Reyes Magos
The Three Kings
se sueltan a correr
Are let loose to run
Man who would carry keys to let you in your house. People tip him. He will also yell out the time.
soler + infinitive (suelen + infinitive)
To usually... to be in the habit of...
Drawing of numbers in a lottery
Appetizers like food served in bars that are more like mini meals. Usually cheap.
Informal reunion usually in your home
Group of college musicians
"pelando la pava"
Chatting/flirting conversation at the rejas between boyfriend/girlfriend.
A drink made with almonds, water, sugar
Basque (ethnic group in the western Pyrenees of Spain)
El Día de la Raza
El Día de los Difuntos
Day of the Dead
El día del Santo
Saint Day - celebrated like a birthday
La Semana Santa
La Fiesta de San Fermin
The running of the bulls
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