Quick answer
"Firewall" is a noun which is often translated as "el cortafuegos", and "router" is a noun which is often translated as "el router". Learn more about the difference between "firewall" and "router" below.
firewall
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (computing)
a. el cortafuegos
(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 firewall will give our network improved security.El cortafuegos dotará a nuestra red de mayor seguridad.
b. el firewall
(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).
A financial company like ours needs to have a sophisticated firewall in place.Una empresa financiera como la nuestra precisa tener instalado un firewall altamente desarrollado.
2. (architecture)
a. el muro cortafuegos
(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).
Because of all the expensive equipment here, the room is surrounded by firewalls.Debido a todo el equipo costoso que hay aquí, el cuarto está rodeado por muros cortafuegos.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
router
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (computing)
a. el router
(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 computer technician said it was an issue with the router or the modem.El técnico de computadoras dijo que era una avería con el router o con el módem.
b. el enrutador
(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).
Wendy reset the router and now the internet is working again.Wendy reinició el enrutador y ya está funcionando el internet otra vez.
c. el direccionador
(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).
Your internet might not be working because you're out of range of the wireless router.Es posible que tu internet no está funcionando porque estás fuera del alcance del direccionador inalámbrico.
2. (tool)
a. la rebajadora
(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).
The carpenter used the router to make a rounded profile on the edge of the table.El carpintero usó la rebajadora para hacerle un perfil redondeado al borde de la mesa.
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