Listen to an audio pronunciation
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Quick answer
"Bienestar" is a noun which is often translated as "well-being", and "salud" is a noun which is often translated as "health". Learn more about the difference between "bienestar" and "salud" below.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (satisfaction)
a. well-being
Las madres siempre se preocupan por el bienestar de sus hijos.Mothers always worry about their children's wellbeing.
b. welfare
El estado de bienestar proporciona a sus ciudadanos servicios de salud, prestación por desempleo y pensiones.The welfare state provides its citizens with healthcare services, unemployment benefits, and pensions.
c. comfort
Pedí una silla nueva porque el bienestar en la oficina es clave para la productividad.I asked for a new chair because comfort in the office is key to productivity.
2. (physical, mental, and spiritual health)
a. wellness
El centro comunitario ofrece clases de todo tipo, incluyendo finanzas, idiomas, cocina y bienestar.The community center offers classes in all kinds of areas including finance, foreign language, cooking, and wellness.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (well-being)
a. health
Tiene noventa años, pero goza de buena salud.He's ninety, but he enjoys good health.
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
2. (used to toast)
a. cheers
Estamos aquí en celebración de su matrimonio. ¡A su salud!We are here to celebrate their marriage. Here's to you!
3. (used when someone sneezes)
a. bless you
¡Salud! Toma un pañuelo.Bless you! Take a tissue.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
SpanishDict is the world's most popular Spanish-English dictionary, translation, and learning website.
© Curiosity Media Inc.  |  Ver en español