Quick answer
"Camp" is a noun which is often translated as "el campamento", and "campsite" is a noun which is also often translated as "el campamento". Learn more about the difference between "camp" and "campsite" below.
camp(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (outdoor lodging)
a. el campamento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
They returned to camp to rest for a while.Regresaron al campamento para descansar un rato.
2. (summer program)
a. el campamento de verano
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The kids go to camp five days a week in July. A los niños les toca campamento de verano cinco días a la semana en Julio.
3. (military)
a. el campamento militar
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The troops made camp next to the border.Las tropas establecieron un campamento militar al lado de la frontera.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
4. (to lodge outdoors)
a. acampar
We decided to camp in the national park.Decidimos acampar en el parque nacional.
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campsite(
kahmp
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sayt
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (campground)
a. el campamento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
We put up the tents around the fire ring at the campsite.Montamos las tiendas alrededor del anillo de fogata en el campamento.
b. el camping
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
It's quite a hike from the parking lot to the campsite.Es una buena caminata desde el estacionamiento hasta el camping.
2. (place to put up an individual tent)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el lugar de acampada
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
We pitched our tent on a campsite by the river.Montamos la tienda en un lugar de acampada junto al río.
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