San


San
adj.
1 Saint.
San Bernardo saint Bernard (perro)
san José Saint Joseph
2 St., saint.
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san
adjetivo
1 saint
San Carlos Saint Charles {{Table 1}}NOTA Used before names of male saints except for Tomás, Tomé, Toribio and Domingo. See also santo,-a {{/Table 1}}
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SM [apócope de santo] saint

San Juan — Saint John

cerca de San Martín — near St Martin's (church)

se casarán por San Juan — [en sentido extenso] they'll get married sometime in midsummer; [estrictamente] they'll get married round about St John's Day

santo, lunes
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adjetivo (apócope de santo usado delante de nombres de varón excepto Domingo, Tomás y Tomé) St, Saint

el 19 de marzo es San José — March 19th is St Joseph's Day

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= S..
Nota: Abreviatura de Saint.
Ex. S. Augustine's abbey became later the country residence of the abbots.
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* armar la de San Quintín = kick up + a fuss, kick up + a stink, raise + a stink, make + a stink (about), make + a racket, make + a row, make + a ruckus, kick up + a row.
* día de San Valentín, el = St. Valentine's Day.
* fiebre de San Antonio = St. Anthony's fire.
* fuego de San Antonio = St. Anthony's fire.
* río San Lorenzo = Saint Lawrence River.
* San Antonio de Abad = Saint Anthony Abbot.
* San + Nombre = St. [Saint] + Nombre, Saint [St.] + Nombre.
* tarjeta de San Valentín = valentine.
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adjetivo (apócope de santo usado delante de nombres de varón excepto Domingo, Tomás y Tomé) St, Saint

el 19 de marzo es San José — March 19th is St Joseph's Day

* * *
= S..
Nota: Abreviatura de Saint.

Ex: S. Augustine's abbey became later the country residence of the abbots.

* armar la de San Quintín = kick up + a fuss, kick up + a stink, raise + a stink, make + a stink (about), make + a racket, make + a row, make + a ruckus, kick up + a row.
* día de San Valentín, el = St. Valentine's Day.
* fiebre de San Antonio = St. Anthony's fire.
* fuego de San Antonio = St. Anthony's fire.
* río San Lorenzo = Saint Lawrence River.
* San Antonio de Abad = Saint Anthony Abbot.
* San + Nombre = St. [Saint] + Nombre, Saint [St.] + Nombre.
* tarjeta de San Valentín = valentine.

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San
adjective
(apócope de santo1 adj A. (↑ santo (1)) usado delante de nombres de varón excepto Domingo, Tomás y Tomé) St, Saint
San Pedro y San Pablo St Peter and St Paul
el 19 de marzo es San José March 19th is St Joseph's Day
San Cristóbal (santo) St Christopher; (medalla) St Christopher medallion, St Christopher
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Multiple Entries:
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san
San adjetivo (apócope de
santo usado delante de nombres de varón excepto Domingo, Tomás y Tomé) St, Saint

san adjetivo saint
San Pedro, Saint Peter ➣ santo,-a

'san' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
por
- S.
- San Salvador
- veranillo
- canal
- falla
- San
- santo
English:
Boxing Day
- Indian summer
- midway
- saint
- San Marino
- Santa Claus
- St
- valentine
- bedlam
- Indian
- lady
- midsummer
- stop
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san1 adj santo is shortened to san when it comes before a man's name, except before the names Domingo, Tomás, Tomé and Toribio.
Saint
Comp
Urug San Antonio [mariquita] Br ladybird, US ladybug;
San Bernardo [perro] Saint Bernard;
San Cristóbal y Nieves [federación] Saint Kitts and Nevis;
San Francisco [ciudad] San Francisco;
San José [santo] Saint Joseph;
[de Costa Rica] San José; Andes, Méx San Lunes = imaginary saint's day cited as an excuse for not going to work on Monday;
estaba festejando el San Lunes he had a bad attack of lazyitis and didn't go to work on Monday;
San Marino San Marino;
RP San Pablo [ciudad] São Paulo;
San Petersburgo Saint Petersburg;
San Salvador San Salvador
san2 nm
Ven = popular savings scheme
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San
adj Saint
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San santo
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San abr St. / Saint
San Juan St. John

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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