Listen to an audio pronunciation
vs
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Quick answer
"Muro" is a noun which is often translated as "wall", and "pared" is a noun which is also often translated as "wall". Learn more about the difference between "muro" and "pared" below.
muro(
moo
-
roh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (vertical structure)
a. wall
El muro de los Llantos se ubica en Jerusalén.The Wailing Wall is located in Jerusalem.
Los muros de la casa son gruesos.The walls of the house are thick.
2. (Internet)
a. wall
Todavía no he chequeado las fotos que publicaste en mi muro de Facebook.I still haven't checked the photos you posted on my Facebook wall.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
pared(
pah
-
rehd
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (architecture)
a. wall
Colgamos la foto de la familia en la pared.We hung the family photo on the wall.
2. (anatomy)
a. wall
Una perforación nasal aumenta el riesgo de necrosis de la pared nasal.A pierced nose increases the risk of nasal wall necrosis.
3. (side of a hill or mountain)
a. face
Se prepararon durante dos años para escalar la pared sureste de El Capitán.They prepared for two years to scale the southeastern face of El Capitan.
4. (soccer)
a. one-two
Messi hizo una pared con Neymar y chutó hacia la portería.Messi played a one-two with Neymar and shot at goal.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
SpanishDict is the world's most popular Spanish-English dictionary, translation, and learning website.
© Curiosity Media Inc.  |  Ver en español
SOCIAL NETWORKS
APPS