H. Spanish IV

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65 terms · Final (Semester 1)

la carabela

sailing ship; caravel

la neblina

fog; mist

la orilla

shore; bank

la colina

hill

el siglo

century

la guerra

war

veraniego(a)

related to summer; summery

extranjero(a)

foreign; foreigner

huir

to flee

paracerse a

to resemble

la reina

queen

corona

crown

joyas

jewels

una alfombra

carpet

What happen in the year 711?

the moros invaded northern Africa

Who is Don Pelayo?

the first king of Spain

Córdoba

the capital of the moros

la Reconquista

the period of fighting of the moros (lasted 8 centuries)

Cristóbol Colón

Christopher Columbus

Granada

the final city of the moros

el gazpacho

cold soup

tortilla española

potato casserole

una arboleda

orchard; tree farm

verso

verse

estrofa

stanza

rima

rhyme

el símil

simile ("como"=like, as)

la metáfora

metaphor (no "como")

la rama

branch

el tronco

tree trunk

las hojas

leaves

la madera

wood

un(a) criollo(a)

Creole (spanish origen but born in America)

la precipitación

precipitation; rain

acomodado(a)

rich

agrio(a)

sour

bello(a)

beautiful

caluroso(a)

hot

escaso(a)

scarce

nevado(a)

snowy

apoyar

to support

subyugar

to subjugate

tejer

to weave; knit

un nudo

knot

el quipu

used by Incas to count

el Inca "Hijo del Sol"

supreme ruler

quechua

language of the incas

el choclo

corn

charqui

llama jerky

la encomienda

the system of dividing the land among the incas

Simón Bolivar

lead rebellion; Venezuela and Columbia; wanted one big country

Evo Morales

president of Bolivia

ceviche

fish marinated in citris

la ceniza

ash

hongo

mushrooms

el viñedo

vineyard

una huerta

large vegetable garden

un chapparrón

downpour

una ráfaga

gust of wind

una llanura

plains

belicoso(a)

warlike

austral

southern

la boleadora

lasso with balls

el cinturón

belt

los bombachas

baggy trousers

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