Quick answer
"Frying pan" is a noun which is often translated as "la sartén", and "skillet" is a noun which is often translated as "el/la sartén". Learn more about the difference between "frying pan" and "skillet" below.
frying pan(
fray
-
ihng
 
pahn
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (culinary)
a. la sartén
(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).
Heat the oil in a large frying pan.Calienta el aceite en una sartén grande.
b. el sartén
(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).
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
She oiled the frying pan before heating it up.Echó aceite al sartén antes de calentarlo.
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skillet(
skih
-
liht
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (culinary)
a. el sartén
(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).
, la sartén
(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).
I like to cook my chicken with a cast iron skillet because it holds heat better.Me gusta cocer el pollo con una sartén de hierro fundido porque guarda mejor el calor.
Sauté the onions in a large skillet for about six minutes before adding the asparagus.Sofría la cebolla por cerca de seis minutos en el sartén antes de añadir los espárragos.
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