luna


luna
f.
1 moon.
la luna the Moon
media luna half moon
estar en la luna (figurative) to be miles away
pedir la luna (figurative) to ask the impossible
luna creciente crescent moon
luna llena (when waxing) full moon
luna menguante crescent moon
luna nueva (when waning) new moon
2 window (pane).
3 Luna.
4 glass, glass pane.
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luna
nombre femenino
1 (satélite) moon
2 (cristal) window pane; (de coche) window; (de ventana) glass
3 (espejo) mirror
4 (de uña) half-moon
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FRASEOLOGÍA
dejar a la luna de Valencia to thwart, disappoint
estar en la luna familiar to be miles away
pedir la luna familiar to ask for the moon
quedarse a la luna de Valencia familiar to be thwarted, be disappointed
luna creciente waxing moon
luna llena full moon
luna menguante waning moon
luna nueva new moon
luna de miel honey moon
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noun f.
moon
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SF
1) (=astro) moon

claro de luna — moonlight

media luna — half moon

hablar de la luna —

eso es hablar de la luna — that's nonsense

luna creciente — crescent moon, waxing moon

luna de miel — [de novios] honeymoon; (fig) (Pol) honeymoon (period)

luna llena — full moon

luna menguante — waning moon

luna nueva — new moon

2) (=vidrio) (=escaparate) plate glass; (=espejo) mirror; [de gafas] lens; (Aut) window; [de ventana] pane; [de puerta] panel

luna térmica — (Aut) heated rear window

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femenino
1) (Astron) moon

a la luz de la luna — in the moonlight

hay luna — the moon's out

estar en la luna — (fam) to have one's head in the clouds

ladrarle a la luna — to talk to a brick wall (colloq)

pedir la luna — to ask (for) the impossible

2) (espejo) mirror; (de puerta, ventana) glass; (escaparate) window; (parabrisas) windshield (AmE), windscreen (BrE)
3) (de la uña) half-moon, lunule (tech)
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* a la luz de la luna = by moonlight, in the moonlight, moonlit.
* en la luna = absent-minded.
* fase de la luna = phase of the moon.
* hace muchas lunas = all those many moons ago, many moons ago.
* iluminado por la luna = moonlit.
* ladrarle a la luna = bay at + the moon, bark at + the moon.
* luna creciente = waxing moon.
* luna de miel = honeymoon.
* luna, la = moon, the.
* luna llena = full moon.
* luna menguante = waning moon.
* luna nueva = new moon.
* luz de la luna = moonlight.
* Media Luna Roja, la = Red Crescent, the.
* noche de luna = moonlit night.
* noche de luz de luna = moonlight night.
* pasar la luna de miel = honeymoon.
* pedir la luna = cry for + the moon, ask for + the moon, reach for + the moon.
* rayo de luna = moonbeam.
* sin luna = moonless.
* sin luz de luna = moonless.
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femenino
1) (Astron) moon

a la luz de la luna — in the moonlight

hay luna — the moon's out

estar en la luna — (fam) to have one's head in the clouds

ladrarle a la luna — to talk to a brick wall (colloq)

pedir la luna — to ask (for) the impossible

2) (espejo) mirror; (de puerta, ventana) glass; (escaparate) window; (parabrisas) windshield (AmE), windscreen (BrE)
3) (de la uña) half-moon, lunule (tech)
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la luna
= moon, the

Ex: It is certainly true that many users begin a search by specifying a much broader subject than they in fact want; needing information on the Moon they ask for information on Astronomy.

* a la luz de la luna = by moonlight, in the moonlight, moonlit.
* en la luna = absent-minded.
* fase de la luna = phase of the moon.
* hace muchas lunas = all those many moons ago, many moons ago.
* iluminado por la luna = moonlit.
* ladrarle a la luna = bay at + the moon, bark at + the moon.
* luna creciente = waxing moon.
* luna de miel = honeymoon.
* luna, la = moon, the.
* luna llena = full moon.
* luna menguante = waning moon.
* luna nueva = new moon.
* luz de la luna = moonlight.
* Media Luna Roja, la = Red Crescent, the.
* noche de luna = moonlit night.
* noche de luz de luna = moonlight night.
* pasar la luna de miel = honeymoon.
* pedir la luna = cry for + the moon, ask for + the moon, reach for + the moon.
* rayo de luna = moonbeam.
* sin luna = moonless.
* sin luz de luna = moonless.
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luna
feminine
A (Astron) moon
a la luz de la luna in the moonlight
esta noche hay luna the moon's out tonight, there's a moon tonight
estar de mala luna to be in a bad mood
estar or vivir en la luna (de Valencia or (Per) de Paita) (fam); to have one's head in the clouds
este niño vive en la luna de Valencia this child has his head in the clouds
perdón, estaba en la luna sorry, I was miles away
ladrarle a la luna to talk to a brick wall (colloq)
pedir la luna to ask (for) the impossible
Compuestos:
luna creciente
waxing moon
luna de miel
honeymoon
se fueron de luna de miel a Roma they went to Rome on o for their honeymoon, they honeymooned o had their honeymoon in Rome
una nueva luna de miel entre los dos países a new honeymoon period between the two countries
luna llena
full moon
luna menguante
waning moon
luna nueva
new moon
B
1 (espejo) mirror; (de una puerta, ventana) glass
2 (escaparate) window
3 (parabrisas) windshield (AmE), windscreen (BrE)
C (de la uña) half-moon, lunule (tech)
D (RPl fam) (mal humor) foul mood (colloq)
estar con or de luna to be in a foul mood (colloq)
se debe haber levantado con or de luna she must have got out of bed the wrong side o out of the wrong side of the bed
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luna sustantivo femenino
1 (Astron) moon;
a la luz de la luna in the moonlight;

hay luna the moon's out;
luna creciente/menguante/llena/nueva waxing/waning/full/new moon;
luna de miel honeymoon;
estar en la luna (fam) to have one's head in the clouds
2 (espejo) mirror;
(de puerta, ventana) glass;
(escaparate) window;
(parabrisas) windshield (AmE), windscreen (BrE)
3 (de la uña) half-moon, lunule (tech)
luna sustantivo femenino
1 moon
luna creciente, crescent moon
luna llena, full moon
luna menguante, waning moon
luna nueva, new moon
media luna, half moon
figurado luna de miel, honeymoon
2 (de una tienda) window
(de un espejo) mirror
♦ Locuciones: estar en la Luna to have one's head in the clouds
pedir la Luna, to ask for the moon
'luna' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
brillo
- clara
- claro
- crecer
- deleitarse
- fase
- gravitatoria
- gravitatorio
- llena
- lleno
- menguar
- menguante
- salir
- salida
- superficie
- creciente
- rayo
- resplandecer
- resplandeciente
- resplandor
English:
break through
- crescent
- fall apart
- full moon
- further
- go down
- half-moon
- honeymoon
- land
- light
- lighten
- moon
- moonbeam
- moonlight
- moonlit
- quarter
- set
- wane
- half
- honey
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luna nf
1. [astro] moon;
la Luna the Moon;
media luna [bandera islámica] half moon;
Comp
estar en la luna to be miles away;
Comp
pedir la luna to ask the impossible;
Comp
Esp Fam
se quedó a la luna de Valencia his hopes were dashed
Comp
luna creciente crescent moon [when waxing];
luna llena full moon;
luna menguante crescent moon [when waning];
luna nueva new moon
2. [cristal] window (pane)
3. [espejo] mirror
4. luna de miel [de novios] honeymoon;
se fueron de luna de miel al Caribe they went to the Caribbean for their honeymoon;
las relaciones entre los dos países atraviesan una luna de miel relations between the two countries are going through a honeymoon period
5. RP Fam [mal humor]
estar de luna to be in a mood, Br to be in a strop
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luna
f
1 moon;
a la luz de la luna in the moonlight;
estar en la luna fam have one’s head in the clouds fam ;
pedir la luna ask for the moon, ask the impossible;
quedarse a la luna de Valencia fam have one’s head in the clouds;
media luna L.Am.
GASTR croissant
2 de tienda window; de vehículo windshield, Br
windscreen
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luna nf
1) : moon
2)
luna de miel : honeymoon
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luna n
1. (astro) moon
me gustaría viajar a la Luna I'd like to go to the Moon
Cuando se refiere al satélite de la Tierra, se suele escribir con mayúscula
2. (lámina de cristal) window pane
¡has roto la luna del escaparate! you've broken the shop window!
estar en la luna to be miles away
luna de miel honeymoon
luna llena full moon

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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