1000 Top Used Spanish Words

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Most commonly used 1000 Spanish words

a partir de

"from, as of"

a través de

"through, across"

abajo

"down, below, downstairs"

abandonar

to abandon

abrir

"to open, unlock"

absoluto/a

absolute

abuelo

"grandfathers, grandpa"

acabar

to finish

acaso

"perhaps, maybe"

acción\ciones

action

aceptar

to accept

acercar

to approach

acompañar

to accompany

acordar

to decide

actitud

attitude

actividad

activity

actual

present

actuar

to act

acudir

"to go, come"

acuerdo

agreement

adelante

ahead

además de

"in addition to, besides, furthermore"

además

"in addition, besides, furthermore"

adquirir

to acquire

advertir

"to notice, warn"

afectar

to affect

afirmar

to affirm

agua

water

ahí

there

ahí

there

al

"to, to the"

alcanzar

to reach

alejar

"to move away, remove"

alemán/mana

german

algo

something

alguien

"somebody, someone"

alguien

somebody

algún

"some, any"

alguno/a

"some, any"

allá

there

allí

there

alto/a

"tall, high, stop"

altura

height

amar

to love

ambos/bas

both

americano/a

american

amigo/a

friend

amplio/plia

ample

añadir

to add

análisis

analysis

andar

to walk

animal

animal

ante

"before, in front of"

ante

before

anterior

previous

antes de

before

antiguo/gua

"ancient, old"

anunciar

to announce

aparecer

to appear

apenas

"hardly,scarcely"

aplicar

to apply

apoyar

"to support, lean"

aprender

to learn

aprovechar

to take advantage of

aquel

that

aquello/a

that

aquí

here

árbol

tree

arma

weapon

asegurar

to assure

así como

"as well as, such, like that"

así que

"so, therefore"

así

like this

aspecto

aspect

asunto

"matter, bussiness"

atención\ciones

attention

atrás

"back, behind"

atreverse

to dare

aumentar

"to increase, raise"

aún

still

aunque

"though, although"

auténtico/a

authentic

autor/a

author

autoridad

authority

avanzar

to advance

ayer

yesterday

ayuda

"aid, help"

ayudar

to help

bajar

"to bring down, lower, go down"

bajo/a

"low, short, faint"

barcelona

barcelona

barrio

neighborhood

base

"base, basis"

bastante

"fairly, rather"

bastar

"to be enough, suffice"

beber

to drink

bien

"well, good"

blanco/a

white

boca

mouth

buen

"good, well"

buscar

"to look for, to seek"

caballo

horse

caber

"to fit, go into"

cabeza

head

cabo

"end, stub"

cadena

chain

caer

to fall

calle

street

cambiar

to change

cambio

change

caminar

to walk

camino

road

campaña

countryside

campo

field

cantar

to sing

cantidad

quantity

capacidad

capacity

capaz\paces

able

capital

capital

carácter/racteres

character

carne

meat

carrera

running

carta

letter

casa

house

casar

to marry

casi

almost

catalán

catalan

causa

"cause, reason"

celebrar

to celebrate

célula

cell

central

central

centro

"center, downtown"

cerebro

brain

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