Listen to an audio pronunciation
vs
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Quick answer
"Rango" is a noun which is often translated as "rank", and "gama" is a noun which is often translated as "range". Learn more about the difference between "rango" and "gama" below.
rango(
rrahng
-
goh
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (position)
a. rank
Mi tío acaba de ser promovido al rango de capitán de la marina.My uncle has just been promoted to the rank of captain in the navy.
b. standing
En muchas sociedades antiguas, los ritos funerarios cambiaron según el rango social del difunto.In many ancient societies, funerary rites changed according to the social standing of the deceased person.
c. status
Marta trabaja en la embajada, pero no tiene rango diplomático.Marta works at the embassy, but she doesn't have diplomatic status.
2. (statistics)
a. range
¿Cuál es el rango de edad de los sujetos bajo estudio?What is the range of ages of the subjects under study?
3. (splendor)
a. luxury
Alberto gana mucho dinero y vive con mucho rango.Alberto makes a lot of money and lives in great luxury.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
gama(
gah
-
mah
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (series)
a. range
Los actores experimentaron toda la gama de emociones posibles durante su clase magistral.The actors experienced a whole range of emotions during their master class.
b. spectrum
Nuestra empresa ofrece una amplia gama de servicios, desde la consulta hasta la puesta en práctica.Our company offers a wide spectrum of services, from consultation to implementation.
c. gamut
Su tienda tiene una gama de productos desde ropa infantil hasta baterías de cocina.Their store has a gamut of products from children's clothing to cookware.
2. (color)
a. range
El diseñador ojeaba todos los tonos de la gama de azules antes de decidirse por otro color.The designer browsed all the colors in the blue range before deciding on another color.
3. (music)
a. scale
Para nuestra próxima lección, practica las gamas y las dos sonatas de Bach.For our next lesson, practice your scales and the two Bach sonatas.
4. (Greek letter)
a. gamma
El sistema de escribir ruso tiene una letra bien parecida a la gama griega.The Russian writing system has a letter very similar to the Greek gamma.
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