Spn 4 - Xmas vocab Spain & Latin America

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Afuera

Outside

Andas pequeñas

To carry __________ small on one's shoulders

Asado

Roast/roasted

Aserrín

Saw dust

Comenzar

To commence/begin

Crujiente

Crunchy

Descanso

Rest

Difícil

As in hard to do

El cayado

The staff (like a walking stick)

El establo

Stable

El lechón

Pork

El pergrino

Pilgrim

El perigrinaje

Pilgrimage

El trozo

A piece

Escoger

To choose

Esperar

To wait/hope

Fuegos artificiales

Fire crackers

Guajolote

A turkey

Han armado

Have put together

Hecha

Made

Jocoso

Comical/funny

Jugoso

Juicy

La golosina

Referring to sweets

La madrugada

Early morning/dawn

La misa

Mass (as in church)

La misa de gallo

Midnight mass

La olla de barro

Clay pot

La rama

Branch

La soga

Rope

La viga

Beam/girder

Las aceitunas

Olives

Las compras

The shopping (as a noun)

Las costumbres

Customs

Las pasas

Raisins

Las posadas

9 days before Xmas...

Lugar

Place

Nazca

From to be born

Parecer

To seem/appear

Postre

Dessert

Quemada (from quemar)

Burn

Rallado (from rallar)

Scratched/or like shredded/grated as in cheese

Regresar

To return

Rellena

To fill something/filled

Romper

To break

Tapar

To cover

Las Tarjetas

The cards (like Xmas cards)

Tela

Cloth/material

Provenir

To come from

Obsequiar

To give a gift (money)

Mazapán

Almond candy in shapes

Turrón

Honey, almond candy

Camello

Camel

Puestos

Stands

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