Quick answer
"Jumper" is a noun which is often translated as "el jumper", and "sweater" is a noun which is often translated as "el suéter". Learn more about the difference between "jumper" and "sweater" below.
jumper(
juhm
-
puhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (pinafore dress)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. el jumper
(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).
Mom says you have to wear shorts or tights under your jumper.Mamá dice que te lleves un short o unas mallas debajo del jumper.
b. el pichi
(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 Spain
(Spain)
With fall on the way, I said goodbye to my overalls and hello to a new jumper.Como ya viene el otoño, le dije adiós al peto y hola a un pichi nuevo.
2. (sweater) (United Kingdom)
a. el suéter
(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).
I've bought a woolly jumper to see me through the winter.Me he comprado un suéter de lana para ayudarme a pasar el invierno.
b. el jersey
(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 Spain
(Spain)
Niles wore a blue jumper today.Niles llevaba un jersey azul hoy.
c. el pulóver
(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).
Take a jumper with you because it may get cold later.Llévate un pulóver porque puede hacer frío más tarde.
3. (sports)
a. el saltador
(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 saltadora
(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).
Laura won a silver medal as a triple jumper.Laura ganó una medalla de plata como saltadora triple.
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sweater(
sweh
-
duhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (clothing)
a. el suéter
(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).
My wool sweater shrunk in the washing machine.Mi suéter de lana se encogió en la lavadora.
Put on your sweater. It's cold outside.Ponte el suéter que hace frío afuera.
b. el pulóver
(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).
I bought this wool sweater yesterday.Me compré este pulóver de lana ayer.
c. el jersey
(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 Spain
(Spain)
I love your blue sweater. Is it cashmere?Me encanta tu jersey azul. ¿Es cachemir?
d. la chompa
(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).
Regionalism used in Bolivia
(Bolivia)
Regionalism used in Ecuador
(Ecuador)
Regionalism used in Peru
(Peru)
I'm knitting a sweater for my son.Estoy tejiendo una chompa para mi hijo.
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