Quick answer
"Corridor" is a noun which is often translated as "el pasillo", and "hallway" is a noun which is also often translated as "el pasillo". Learn more about the difference between "corridor" and "hallway" below.
corridor(
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dawr
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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. (architecture)
a. el pasillo
(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).
If you go to the end of this corridor and turn right, her office is the first door on the left.Si vas al fondo de este pasillo y giras a la derecha, su despacho es la primera puerta a la izquierda.
b. el corredor
(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).
All of the office doors opened at once, and the clerks poured into the corridor.Todas las puertas de los despachos se abrieron a la vez, y los oficinistas salieron en masa al corredor.
2. (strip of land that provides access)
a. el corredor
(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 Atacama Corridor would grant Bolivia access to the Pacific Ocean.El Corredor de Atacama le otorgaría a Bolivia acceso al Océano Pacífico.
3. (air route)
a. el corredor
(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 tower instructed the pilot not to divert his course from the designated corridor.La torre de control le ordenó al piloto no desviar su curso del corredor indicado.
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hallway(
hal
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wey
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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. (corridor)
a. el pasillo
(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 hallway was long and poorly lit.El pasillo era largo y estaba mal iluminado.
2. (vestibule)
a. el vestíbulo
(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).
When I arrived at the hotel, the hallway was empty.Cuando llegué al hotel, el vestíbulo estaba vacío.
b. la entrada
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
You could use the spacious hallway as a study.La espaciosa entrada puede hacer las veces de estudio.
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